Miss Anne Sullivan
Miss Anne Sullivan was Helen’s teacher and mentor. She came in her life when she was just seven years old. She was sent by the Perkins Institute for the blind. The day of arrival of Miss Sullivan is the most important for Helen as she opened the gate of information to her. She guided Helen through all phases of her life. Helen experience many parts of nature with her.
Miss Sullivan taught her to communicate by spelling the words on her hand. Miss Sullivan was herself a partially sighted and understood all the difficulties faced by a blind person. She was an adorable woman and had great patience. She also her subjects like Arithmetic, History, Geography, Zoology etc. in a playful manner. She also helped Helen in learning speaking. Together they spent a lot of good times.