The Question and Answer section for The Help is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
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Look at the relationship between Hilly and her bridge club friends. Now look at the relationship between Celia and Minny. Which of these relationships, by our standards, is a more acceptable relationship?
These relationships are very different. Hilly's bridge club, as well as her involvement in the women's organization always reminds me of high school girls vying for popularity. These relationships aren't built on trust or friendship, they're...