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1

Where can Mama not stand to live anymore?

Hartstong street in the house where Eugene and Oliver died.

2

What is Mama seeing in the house constantly?

Apparitions of Eugene and Oliver talking and playing.

3

What street do they move to?

Roden Lane

4

What is the family getting a docket for when they first move to the new house?

second hand furniture

5

why is Angela worried about second hand beds?

she doesnt want a bed somebody died in

6

what is wrong with the location of the house?

they are roght next to the lavatory, so in the summer the smell will cause diseases to spread into their house

7

What does Angela want to do now?

find another house

8

who is the man in the only picture they have?

Pope Leo the Thirteenth

9

what happens to the picture of the pope?

malachy gets his blood on it

10

what does malachy always wear when he goes to the exchange?

a button down and tie.

11

Why do companies not hire him?

he is from the North

12

How does Angela know he has had a day of work?

malachy isnt home until after six

13

what does malachy use the farm money for?

drinking

14

Why does malachy say he wont ask for food from the farmers?

he has too much dignity

15

what does malachy say disobedience in school will put malachy jr and frankie?

in hell where they dont have to worry about the cold again

16

what happened to the first floor of the house?

there was a flood and it got the whole floor wet

17

what is the only thing left downstairs?

the picture of the Pope

18

what does Malachy want to call the upstairs and why?

Italy because it offers a warm sanctuary to the downstairs just like italy offers a warm sanctuary.

19

what is the butcher telling angela to take?

the pigs head

20

why does angela not want the pigs head?

because it isnt christmasy

21

what does the butcher end up giving angela?

the pigs head and some sausage.

22

what does malachy jr say the pigs head is?

a dead dog

23

what is happening as the family walks back to the house?

they are being made fun of for having a pig's head

24

what is becoming a problem in Angela?

her back

25

where does malachy take frankie and malachy jr while angela boils the pig?

he takes them to church

26

where does frankie and malachy jr have to go and why?

Docks Road to pick up coal off the street

27

who comes along when the boys are picking up coal?

Pa Keating

28

where does Pa Keating take the kids?

to a bar

29

what do the kids receive from the bar?

coal. a full bag of whole pieces of coal.

30

why does angela laugh and cry when she sees the boys when they get home?

she laughs because they are covered in black but cries because they are so wet

31

why does malachy junior no longer want to eat the pig?

he feels bad

32

who is the new child in the family?

michael

33

where does malachy say he found michael?

on the seventh step

34

what is wrong with the baby when they bring him home?

he has a cold

35

what does malachy do to help?

he sucks the bad stuff out of baby michael's nose and spits it into the fire

36

why does the priest society come to their house

they want to make sure that they are helping deserving people.

37

why does malachy get mad at angela when they leave?

she begged for boots for the children

38

how does malachy fix their shoes?

he attaches large pieces of tire to the bottom

39

what does frankie think is better: no shoes or shoes with rubber hanging off?

no shoes because with no shoes atleast you can fit in with the kids with noi shoes

40

what does the society give the boys as a gift?

boots

41

what does frankie do at night?

he sists on the step and talks to the "angel"

42

why do the men need to stay in the loop of news?

people in the dole are experts on news

43

what does angela hate?

owing people money

44

why is angela happy during the Spring?

malachy got a job

45

why does angela get upset as the night goes on?

malachy does not come home

46

where was malachy?

the pub

47

what happens the next morning when malachy doesnt show up for work?

he gets fired and they have to go back on the dole