How old was Ashley Wilkes in Gone with the Wind?

Answer He is obviously older than Scarlett and Melanie who are 16 and 17 respectively at the beginning of the story which from what I can tell begins onf April 15th, 1861.His sister India is 20 at the beg... Read More »

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How many words are in the Gone With the Wind book?

According to, the book "Gone With the Wind" contains 423,575 words. The word "Scarlett" appears most frequently--2,651 times. Written by Margaret Mitchell, the book was originally publis... Read More »

What is the last line of gone with the wind?

In the movie it was "After all, tomorrow is another day."

How many times was Gone With the Wind rejected?

One of Margaret Mitchell's friends and one of the few that knew she was writing a book was working at the MacMillian Company. They were looking for new novels written in the South and so Lois sugge... Read More »

In the book Gone with the Wind did Scarlett get raped?

It depends on your perpective. The chance of it is brought up several times:1st- The Yankee deserter, but he didn't touch her, she shot and killed him first2nd, the incident in Shantytown, Her dres... Read More »