Analyze how Herman E. Calloway responds to Bud being in his house and how Herman’s actions influence Bud.
Book: Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis — Ch. 15
Read the sentence from p. 179 below.
“The door banged open and Herman E. Calloway stood there huffing and puffing like the big bad wolf, only with his belly it looked like he’d already eaten the three little pigs.”
What does the description “huffing and puffing like the big bad wolf”show us about Herman E. Calloway?
Which detail from the text best supports the answer to Part A?
How does Herman E. Calloway respond to Bud being in his house? How do Herman’s actions influence Bud?
to make something impure by adding something undesirable to it