Short Story Essay: Maturity

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All humans go through a stage of maturity, some handle it better than others and it is caused and affected by many different situations like, poverty, location, age, or feelings. I think that all four stories, Marigolds, Visit to Grandmother, Summer of Truth and Flight all have to do with maturity. Both Marigolds and Flight have characters that face maturity, going from being immature to becoming mature. While Visit to Grandmother and Summer of Truth the characters are immature in the beginning of the story and by the end they don't end up changing for the better. The story Marigolds and Flight have immature characters at the start of the short story but by the end they grow, change, and, most importantly, they
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The short story Summer of Truth has the same idea, with a character named Libby. The beginning of it, she is immature, she is trying to be just like the most popular girl in school, Debbie. She does this by acting like her, talking like her and "I used to spend hours and hours on my clothes and hair and make-up" said by Libby just to be like Debbie and not be who she really is. Libby is
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