Special Sub-Topic: Anne of Green Gables
|What is the relationship of Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, who have adopted Anne?|
brother and sister. Matthew and Marilla never married, and so wound up living together.
|What is the name of Anne's 'bosom friend'?|
Diana Barry & Diana. Anne has always longed for a 'bosom friend, a really kindred spirit'. She finds this in Diana.
|On Anne's first day of school, Anne breaks her slate over Gilbert Blythe's head. What prompts her to do this?|
he calls her 'Carrots'. Anne is very sensitive about her hair, and try as she might, she can't even imagine it away!
|Anne wishes that she had a different name. What name has she chosen?|
Cordelia. 'If you'll only call me Anne-spelled-with-an-e, I'll try to reconcile myself to not being called Cordelia.'
|Anne buys some hair dye from a peddler on the road, in order to get rid of her red hair. What color does the pedlar assure her it will be?|
a beautiful raven black. Unfortunately, Anne's hair turns GREEN with the dye, and she must cut her hair short to get rid of it.
|When Anne invites her friend Diana to tea, something disastrous (of course!) happens. What is it?|
Anne accidentally gets Diana drunk. Anne, accidentally gives Diana currant wine instead of raspberry cordial. Anne has never tasted either! Needless to say, Mrs. Barry is not pleased.
|What is special about the dress that Matthew buys for Anne?|
it has puffed sleeves. More than anything, Anne wants a dress with puffed sleeves, but Marilla thinks it is too vain.
|What is the name of Marilla's best friend and close neighbor?|
Rachel Lynde & Mrs Rachel Lynde & Mrs Lynde & Mrs Rachel . Mrs. Lynde is also a busybody....always sticking her nose where it doesn't belong!
|Anne likes to rename places to make them sound more romantic. What is the true name of the 'Lake of Shining Waters'?|
Barry's Pond. Some of the other places she's renamed are 'Lover's Lane', 'Violet Vale', and 'Dryad's Bubble'.
|In the 1985 made-for-TV movie version of 'Anne of Green Gables', who plays the character of Anne?|
Meagan Follows & M. Follows & Follows & Megan Follows. And she did a great job, I might add!
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