⦁Ballroom Hall⦁LondonPlot: LinearExpositionThe characters are introduced and the story is in the perspective of Leila, a teenage country girl, who is going to her first ball. She is so excited, that she sees everything as if it is waltzing and shefeels like she is at the ball. She is with her cousins who are from the city and already have some ball experience.Rising action/ComplicationLeila along with her cousins Meg, Laurie, Jose, and Laura reach the hall and the girls go into the packed ladies room to add the finishing touches to the looks. Like Leila, many other young women were excited to go out. There was a great hubbub and all the women were nervous to get out to meet their partners.ClimaxThe women flood into the hall and make last minute adjustments. Leila views the polished goldenfloors, the red carpet, and the azaleas as some of the marvelous things in the setting. She thinks how "simply heavenly" the hall looked. The men stood at the opposite side of the ballroom and the appeared to the ladies to take forever to initiate the dancing. Suddenly though, the music started and the men walked over to pick their respective partners. The ball was on.Falling action/DenoumentLeila starts to dance and enjoy her long awaited dream finally put into action. She compares how her practice at boarding school in a dusty smelling hall was so heavenly looking ballroom and how men dance way better than elementary when compared to the classy, girls.