Asked • 08/09/19

That tight hair of hern?

> Yes. If she'd just let that tight hair of **hern** all out loose andcareless-like, as it used ter be, and wear the sort of bunnits withposies in 'em, and the kind o' dresses all lace and white things--you'dsee she'd be handsome! Miss Polly ain't old, Nancy.(Eleanor H. Porter, [*Polyanna*](http://porter.thefreelibrary.com/Pollyanna/2-1#hern))In the above paragraph,what does the “tight hair of hern” mean?A hern is a bird, I think.Or does it have another meaning?

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Ellen B. answered • 08/10/19

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