Hard Times Bk1 Ch6

  • Created by: Bethany
  • Created on: 02-09-19 09:46
  • Chapter 6 - Sleary’s Horsemanship
  • “Mean, shabbily-furnished room” - the Jupes have little money to afford a decent room/new possessions
  • When Signor Jupe and Merrylegs are presented as missing, Sissy is “full of terror” and runs off to find him without even putting on her bonnet - she is desperate to find him and is surprised where he might’ve gone
  • “His face...sort of Centaur” - comical and vivid description of Mr E W B Childers who was celebrated for his daring acts in the circus shows - first insight into an actor’s/circusman’s life and provides fantastic images for the reader. D is trying to


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