Mrs. Rachel Lynde Is Properly Horrified
by Lucy Maud Montgomery from Anne of Green Gables
Chapter IX passage: In this passage from "Anne of Green Gables," there has been a battle of words between Mrs. Lynde, the neighbor, and Anne. Marilla Cuthbert, Anne's guardian, must take Anne to task for her disrespect, although Marilla is somewhat sympathetic. Students will read the passage and answer questions on the theme, language, and details.