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					Review for Catherine, Called
           Birdy!
           Major Characters
   Catherine          Edward
   Lord Rollo         Perkin
   Lady Aslinn        Morwenna
   Agnes              Meg
   Aelis              Alf
   Uncle George       Shaggy Beard
   Robert             Ethelfritha
   Thomas
            Catherine’s Suitors
   Rolf- Catherine acts like a villager and tells him that
    she has lumps and scars on her face. Said he didn’t
    want a wife with “wits lacking”
   Visitor from Kent- Catherine tells him that
    she has money and wants her dowry and her father
    throws a pot at him.
   Shaggy Beard- attempted to kill Catherine’s
    dog, describes him as a pig!
   Master Lack Wit- Catherine made herself
    look bad at the dinner table. Mouse bones in hair and
    dirt on her nose.
   Baron Fulk- Beats Lord Rollo at chess, Catherine
    sets fire to the privy with him in it.
 Stephen-Shaggy Beard’s son whom Catherine
    ends up marrying.
     Character Relationships
          Lord Rollo and Lady Aslinn

Edward

         Catherine                         Thomas
                      Robert

Uncle George            Meg                   Aelis

      married                                     married
                               married
                                           7-year old
 Ethelfritha            Alf
                                         duke(when he
                                         died who did
                                         Aelis marry??)
            Major Events
 Catherine gets to see her first hanging
 What happened with the Jews?
 Why does Edward want Catherine to
  start a diary?
 Why does Catherine keep sending suitors
  away?
 Catherine’s mother gets pregnant
 Catherine ends up marrying Stephen
                Important Quotes
   “You are so much already, little bird. Why not cease your
    fearful pounding against the bars of your cage and be
    content?”
       Lady Aslinn
   “Daughters and fish spoil easily and are better not kept.”
       Lord Rollo
   “Beauty and rainbows soon pass away.”
       Morwenna
   “No, sir. Oh, no. She is a goodly lady, given that her wits are
    lacking and he back stooped. Mostly she is gently and quiet,
    when she is not locked up. And the pits on her face are
    much better now.”
       Catherine
   “You are lucky, Little Bird, for you have wings, But you must
    learn to master them.”
       Madame Joanna
                Vocabulary
   Betrothal            Desloate
   Suitor               Distress
   Serf                 Giddy
   Vellum               Romantic
   Abbot                Excess
   Gallows              Joust
   Dowry                Pagan
   Martyrs              Putrid

				
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