By Lorraine Heath
*USA this present day* bestselling and Rita Award-winning writer Lorraine Heath has created a lush, emotional love tale. Camilla Hutchenson, countess, sponsor, darling of the ton, has reached a brilliant point of social energy. yet one guy has controlled to distract her realization from her agenda of charity endeavours and teas—and not only simply because he holds the deed to her property. the fellow in query, Archibald Warner, is the hot Earl of Sachse. notwithstanding initially assembly he suspects his new ward of being not anything greater than a social little bit of fluff, the extra time passes, the extra he reveals himself interested in her. yet there's something she is hiding from him, and he or she hesitates to teach him her genuine middle, although she needs she might learn how to belief him with it. For someway she understands . . . if in simple terms she will be able to supply him the opportunity, he'll train her every thing she may possibly desire to profit approximately love. **
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This aspect of the transition is underwritten and encouraged by parents and teachers as they emphasize the need for girls to be more selfmotivated, self-reliant, and generally more autonomous—but in responsible ways. All of this is part of what Bellah, Madsen, Sullivan, Swidler, and Tipton (1985) refer to as "leaving home" and part of the processes of "individuation" according to psychologists. Thus in the cultural imagination of mainstream parents and their daughters, home is expected to diminish in significance as peer group influence increases.
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In particular, what can we learn from what girls said about what they did at home and who they were when there? Knowing how girls used home in formulating their identities should also tell us what they were becoming—not simply what they were told to become. The foregoing narratives make it clear that neither home nor school can be considered isolated sites of identity work; that is, each place influenced how girls thought about themselves in the other setting. Even when there was behavioral continuity at home, for example, playing Barbies, it no longer had the same meaning due to the dominance of the adolescent ethos at school.