How Did Mrs Jones Change Roger

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In the story “Thankyou M’am”, Mrs. Jones kindness towards Roger changes his ways. Mrs. Jones changed Roger by showing him that you don’t have to take from others to get something you want. On page 31, Roger tried to steal Mrs. Jones’ purse, but she catches him. Then on page 32, Mrs. Jones takes Roger to her house and makes him wash his face so that he looks presentable. Mrs. Jones then makes Roger and herself something for dinner. While eating, Mrs. Jones tells Roger, “I were young once and I wanted things I couldn’t get”. Mrs. Jones was telling Roger that she did things she aren’t proud of now, but that’s not the way she wanted to see others to. After they were done eating dinner Mrs. Jones gave Roger the money that he wanted. Then she
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