Even though cleaning was not Emily’s favorite thing to do, she always felt proud of her work. Emily learned a wise saying when she was a little kid, “Many hands make light work.” Emily was glad that she could help make the work lighter for her Mama.
The girls will experience some trouble in this chapter when one of them tries to take over and be the boss. Emily takes a stand that results in one of the girls getting mad and stomping home.
After Miley stomps away because she didn't get her own way and was being selfish, Emily has to figure out what to do next. The Anderson girls are hurt and their day seems ruined, until Emily remembers what Mama taught her about forgiveness.