A pregnant Laura has a tough time caring for the Wilder farm when Almanzo and Charles are away on a delivery trip to Arizona; a drought and her duties at school doesn't help matters. Later, Laura has a heart-to-heart talk with Willie about responsibility and being a role model. Willie takes the discussion seriously, organizing the classmates to help manage the Wilder farm when Laura falls ill with heatstroke. Written by
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It is supposedly really hot, given the fact it is late Summer. Laura tells Almazno she is not due for two more months. However, Rose was born in December. It would not have been that hot in October, in the Midwestern United States as depicted. See more
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Ma, I'm no special case.
Being pregnant makes you a special case!