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Tuck Everlasting

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This category is for questions about the book Tuck Everlasting written by Natalie Babbitt.
The man in the yellow suit wants the Foster's woods. So that way he could find the tucks family.
He was 104 years old but he looked like he was 17.
prison should not feel like stone walls, okay. WRONG. Madie- It means that you can imprison yourself without being inside an actual prison. For example: someone can imprison their mind, and they only think in specific subjects.
Jesse is like water, miles is like an oar
The natural event was the thunderstorm. The thunder helped so when Miles pulled on the bars, nobody would hear the noise. The lightning helped them see what they were doing.
Winnie lived to love the tucks and consider them more likely her friends rather than "kidnappers". She decides upon the fact that the Tucks do things the way the world seemed to have forgotten. They do things the slow way.
a horse which, later on in the book, gets stolen by the man in the yellow suit.
Yes, Winnie does die. She chooses not to drink the water from the spring.
they sell things they made (i just read the book)
its imaginary but its in new york
she didnt like the tucks at first now she loves them
ther was a girl named winney and has two sons named myles and jess meet the sons and talked to an old man
Tuck is the father of Miles and Jesse. He is the husband of Mae Tuck. Tuck's real name is Angus, Angus Tuck.
the stranger wears a big orange coat, small red shoes,and wears a big blue hat on his head.
Angus Tuck is sad because he does not get to live a normal life, heis nice to Winnie,he is caring, and he is kind of lazy because whenhis kids arrived he didnt want to get out of bed even though hedidnt see them since 10 years ago! He is obviously immortal becausehe drank from the water and isn't...
Two people can have the same name- itself a plot device. It is clear that the Character Winnie died- the scene about the Tombstone and the motorcyclist. It is not clear how or at what age. She was not a true immortal, then, huh?
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Go to google and type in Amazon Online Reading. click on the firstwebsite that comes up. in the serach box, put 'Tuck Everlasting'.click on the title when it comes up and then when the next pagecomes along, there will be a picture of the book with a 'searchinside' logo around it. click on that. go...
sounds like a private detective in the trademark Trench Coat and slouch hat- maybe also dark glasses or shades, again, he may have been a plainclothes Lawman for real, also, Cop Killers- aye, that"s a Capital Crime!
Jesse: OK Jesse is very romantic in the story him and Winnie fall in love automatically when they look in each others eye's. And he is pretty cute.
Assuming the l9l3 setting used by Disney studios- he could have been an F.B.I, man.
Fantasy romance- as written and as filmed- it could not happen in real life.
it doesn't say the date just the year 1899.
Well, he just simply wore whatever colour.
if people knew about everybody would be living forever.
Yes, she is definitely one of the best current actresses at the moment.
in the book, the man in the yellow suit steals their hose but in the movie, the tucks are being very cautious because they are being followed byb the man in the yellow suit
Only if you're in jail. Otherwise, you're probably fine.
because they hadn't had a growing child in there home
When Mae takes a shotgun and hits the man in the yellow suit and cracks his skull. She did that because he was holding Winnie against her will.
they make a plan to get her out
over a 100 yr but he drink the water at 22.
It was so important for Mae to not go to the gallows because she couldn't die and if they tried to hang her, the secret of her immortality would be out.
The man in the yellow suit.
In a picture of Mae is a lady that is dress like in the old day with all kind of scurf's around her and a dress .
It was so important for Mae to not go to the gallows because she couldn't die and if they tried to hang her, the secret of her immortality would be out.
She lived forever and ever and ever.
Parsons is either a family name, Like Smith, Jones, etc. or could refer to clergyman. a Parsonage was a residence for religious minsters, for example, similar to a rectory in Catholic church life. On the other hand the Parsons ( no apostrophe) table derives from Parsons institute of Design- on...
Winnie talks to man in the yellow suit... Winnie is kidnapped by the Tucks... the man in the yelllow suit stalks them... Jesse proposes to Winnie... Winnie talks to Angus and Miles on the rowboat... the man in the yellow suit steals the Tucks horse... man in yellow suit gets the wood and wants to...
The special object in Tuck Everlasting is a frog another one is a music box
Jesse tells the secret in the woods by a fire.
the setting is in my but crack.
"Afterward, when she thought about it, it seemed to Winnie that thenext few minutes were only a blur."
because the man in the yellow suit wanted the fosters woods. so he told them about the tucks...
they traded the fosters woods for Winnie because the man in the yellow hat was the only one who knew where winnie was
if everything never die like in tuck everlasting we will all want to die like the main character Wouldn't it be a burden to never die like the greek gods our earth wouldn't take it
Yes. In the book, Winnie goes with the Tucks to break Mae (Jesse's mom) out of jail. Miles and Angus take out the window, and Winnie sneaks inside. Mae escapes, then they put the window back in. Until the constable found out, Winnie just pretended to be Mae.
He is laid back about it an dis just enjoying life
the constable in tuck everlasting is . How tall- about 2.0. colour of eyes blue . hero. why because he is a police man .
when Winnie foster met the stranger sfter she was talking to the toad who didn't care, and the stranger was really looking for the everlasting tucks when he came upon Winnie who he thought was a tuck. nervouse grandmother comes out and takes Winnie inside. Winnie feels like everyone only cares about...
she just wants to step out of her gate she doesnt think that she is running aways because her parents own the woods
it was published in the united states.(new york.
Winnie chose to die because she decided that she would have rather lived the time she was given on earth to its fullest, than cheat death itself. She wanted to experience life in all its pain and its glory.
Mae Tuck and Angus Tuck are the parents of Jesse Tuck and Miles Tuck. Then there is Winnie Foster And her Grandmother, then there is the man in the yellow suit, and the constable.
winnie feels, scared and weird out and also in love because shelikes jesse and also she found out that its true that ppl can beageless to and she saw someone get murderded in front of her to (the man in the yellow suit)
The spring,the gate, and of cousre the frog
she was the same for 87 years so about 130 or 140.
She is a teenaged girl with ( growing pains) thinking of getting out of school- a combination of running away from home- and related pastime of playing Hooky- but Folks call up the Police- and the constable is making the rounds. In a sense it glamorizes law-breaking behavior ( but so does Oz and...
Winnie helps Mae escape the jail house at midnight.The constable comes by and think it is mae.In the morning the constable finds out it is not Mae.So he takes Winnie out of jail because she is ten.
At the end of the film version of Tuck Everlasting , Winnie Foster decides not to drink the water and wait for Jesse Tuck to come back for her. Rather, she lives her life to the fullest. Jesse comes back years later and finds Winnie's grave beneath the tree the magical water sprung from. The...
The Tucks drank the water from the tree because they were simply thirsty and in need of refreshment. They had no idea at the time the consequences their simple actions would have at the time.
Winnie helps Mae Tuck escape from the jailhouse and from being hung, by switching places with her.(she doesn't get hung or arrested though, too young)
well the tucks are very dirty and messy and there house is dirty because they live for ever so there like we don't have to clean it up
The library or book stores would have a copy.
Chapter 14 It is too dark for the Tuck's to try and find the horse thief, so they decide to wait until the next day. They talk about what has happened, and Angus Tuck feels very concerned. Winnie cannot get off to sleep and longs to be back in her own bed. She feels a little better when she thinks...
the book doesn't say.
A tuck shop is a shop that sells sweets and food (crisps, chocolate etc.)
Winnie goes to the spring and pours water on Tuck who then throws Winnie into the water. The man in the yellow suit takes Winnie back to the cottage and asks for the wood.
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The man in the yellow suit and Winnie .
They couldn't stay for very long because they never aged. Since they never aged, people would eventually get suspicious and start to wonder about them.
Why do Winie and Jesse disagree about death and killing
in the middle of the woods is a big tree that has a water spring just by its side... this spring makes whomever drinks it immoral, the one who drinks it will never grow older.