The Question and Answer section for Chinese Cinderella is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
There are no realistic characters with no flaws. Adeline is a talented and sympathetic character but she would have flaws.
In my opinion, Adeline is innately curious and extremely intelligent. I believe that she sees these gifts in herself and is willing to do what it takes to utilize the gifts she has been given.
I'm sorry, this is a short-answer question forum designed for text specific questions. This question calls for your opinion, there is no right or wrong answer. In my opinion, Niang is jealous of Adeline, particularly, of her independence,...