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It was first serialised in the Merry's Museum magazine between July and August in and consisted of only six chapters. For the finished product, however, Alcott continued the story from the chapter "Six Years Afterwards" and so it ended up with nineteen chapters in all. The book revolves around Polly Milton, the old-fashioned girl of the title, who visits her wealthy friend Fanny Shaw in the city and is overwhelmed by the fashionable and urban life they live——but also left out because of her "countrified" manners and outdated clothes.
The novel was the basis of a musical film starring Gloria Just An Old Fashioned Girl - Eartha Kitt - Songs as Polly.
Polly Milton, a bright year-old country girl, visits her friend Fanny Shaw and her wealthy family in the city for the first time. Poor Polly is overwhelmed by the splendor at the One Day - Various - Het Beste Uit De Enige Echte Mega Top 50 Van 1997 Volume 7 Juli and their urbanized, fashionable lifestylesexpensive clothes and other habits she has never been exposed to, and, for the most part, dislikes.
Fanny's friends ignore her because of her different behavior and simple clothing, Fanny's brother Tom teases her, and Fan herself can't help considering her unusual sometimes.
However, Polly's warmth, support, and kindness eventually win the hearts of all the family members, and Head Over Heels - Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax) old-fashioned ways teach them a lesson they would never forget.
Over the next six years, Polly visits the Shaws every year and comes to be considered a member of the family. Later, Polly comes back to the city to become a music teacher and struggles with professional issues and internal emotions. Later in the book, Polly finds out that the prosperous Shaws are on the brink of bankruptcy, and she guides them to the realization that wholesome Gianni Schicchi - Montserrat Caballe* - The Collection life is the only thing they will ever need, not money or decoration.
With the comfort of the ever-helpful Polly, the family gets to change for the better and to find a happier life for all of them. At that point in the book, Just An Old Fashioned Girl - Eartha Kitt - Songs see that Polly and Tom seem to have developed strong feelings for one another.
At the end of the book, Tom returns from the West and finally gets engaged to his true lovePolly. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from An Old Fashioned Girl. This article includes a list of referencesrelated reading or external linksbut its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations.
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