Another characteristic of her work that is important is the manipulation of time, that is talking about something that is not in its chronological sequence.
The Sheridans were left alone again, at last. It is the music sung by Jose; its lyrics are very sad and show death and abandonment.
Then, when she sees the dead man, she feels ashamed and apologizes for using it it was a very elegant hat, but not appropriated for that occasion. At the park, she finds joy in observing others around her and pretending, they are all actors and actresses on a stage.
Laurie was surprised to see her crying. Sheridan sees excess as impressive: the cream puffs she ordered have so much icing that the cook has to remove some of it.
Laurie is a good friend of the March family and later marries Amy. Sheridan and her brother Laurie, who asks her to see if his coat needs to be ironed.
Scott sat crying before the fire, her face red and swollen.