By: Laurie Halse Anderson
Isabel and Exposition
Setting- New York Island
Characters- Isabel, Ruth, Lady Seymour, the Master, and his Wife
Plot and rising action
- When Isabel and Ruth go to their mothers funeral and after the funeral their Master sold them away to someone that lives in New York Island.
- She went to the British to them that her Master was saying something about killing George Washington, so the head Commander asked Isabel if she was tell the true. So the next night she was serving her Master and his friends again and at the same time she was eavesdropping in the conversation. In the morning she grabbed the note that talked about the killing of George Washington.
- Her Master got arrested, because of the crimes he did against the British
Climax and Falling Action
Falling Action- One night the world was so peaceful, but when Isabel headed outside that moment, the only thing she saw was people and the wooden house on fire. So she ran to Lady Seymour's house that was around the block and her house was on fire too Isabel,stormed inside the house, and saw Lady Seymour with her leg stuck under a chuck of wood. She lifted the wood off her leg and got her outside just in time and seated her by a tree and when Isabel looked around the town she saw people with their skin all burnt like bacon. So the next day everyone that survived the might was saying that the fire started in a nearby Butcher shop or the Patriots set it themselves.