On Eliza Jane's recommendation, Laura gets her first teaching job out of town. Almanzo offers to drive her to and from the school, and their relationship continues to blossom. But a hitch is thrown into the whole thing when he sees one of Laura's students touching her in a seemingly romantic fashion, causing a misunderstanding that could jeopardize their relationship. Written by
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Did You Know?
The real Laura did in fact get her teaching certificate 2 months before her 16th birthday. However, according to her memoirs and biographer she was not at all excited about it. She felt pressure to help out the family financially for her sister's expenses while she was still at the blind school in Iowa. See more
Well, at least my daughter's showing a little good common sense, huh?
Your daughter... And I supposed that if she said 'Yes Almanzo, I'd love to go to the church social with you,' she would've been my daughter.
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