1874 Stamp Paid reads a newspaper clipping to Paul D that tells the story of Beloved

1874 Stamp Paid reads a newspaper clipping to Paul D that tells the story of Beloved

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1874  Stamp Paid reads a newspaper clipping to Paul D that tells the story of Beloved's murder. Paul  D confronts Sethe about her deed and then leaves 124 Bluestone Rd. For six consecutive days,  Stamp Paid approaches Sethe's door, each time leaving without knocking. 1875   January:  Denver, Beloved, and Sethe play and enjoy each other's company on the frozen  creek. March:  Sethe discovers the scar on Beloved's neck, which was created when Sethe killed her. By the  end of the month, Sethe spends her life savings on fancy food and clothes in an attempt to appease 
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Unformatted text preview: Beloved. April: Denver asks Lady Jones for work. Lady Jones gives her food. A Friday in summer: Thirty women approach 124 Bluestone Road as Edwin Bodwin comes to fetch Denver to go to work. Thinking Bodwin intends to take her children, Sethe tries to stab him with an ice pick. Ella stops her, and Denver wrestles her to the ground. A very pregnant Beloved vanishes from the porch. In the days or weeks that follow Beloved's disappearance: Sethe takes to her bed. Paul D returns and helps her learn to live again....
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