What is the main idea of Mrs Flowers?
The main idea is that certain people, role models such as Mrs. Flowers, can by offering their concern and help, transform another person’s life.
How does Maya Angelou describe Mrs Flowers?
According to Maya, Mrs. Flowers ”had the grace of control to appear warm in the coldest weather her, and on the Arkansas summer days it seemed she had a private breeze which swirled around, cooling her. Mrs. Flowers is a graceful and wealthy woman who dresses in fancy printed dresses, hats, and gloves.
How does Mrs flowers hope to change Marguerite?
Flowers also tells Marguerite that “Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with the shades of a deeper meaning.” Marguerite comments that this explanation “seemed so valid and poetic.” This advice helps Marguerite to become a sensitive and imaginative reader.
What does Mrs flowers do when Marguerite visits?
Flowers gives Marguerite a book of poems and asks her to memorize one so she can recite it next she visits. Marguerite is grateful and happy because of the respect and attention Mrs. Flowers has given her .
What does Maya call the time she spends with Mrs Flowers?
Who are the main characters in Mrs Flowers?
Characters. Marguerite a shy low self esteem girl. Mrs Flowers a kind old lady. Marguerite is a very shy girl who is also very respectful.