The first wedding

The First Wedding

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter XXV passage: Wedding bells are chiming in the March household as Meg marries John Brooke. This scene from "Little Women" shows the March girls true to form: Jo upsetting the cake, Meg dignified at this important moment, Beth shy as always, and Amy pretty and poised. Students will read the passage and answer questions on the language and the details.