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1

discovering California

"We're there --- we're in California!"

2

scenery of California

" lovely water flowing"
"green reeds jerking"

3

Ma-- purity wealth dreams

"Ma got her heart set on a white house"

4

emergence of truth about California

" cause everything in California is owned."
"you ain't gonna get no steady work"

5

Ma- angry

"Ma's face blackened with anger"

6

Okies quotation

" we don't want you goddam Okies settlin' down"

7

loss of hope

"seems like the heart's took out of us"

8

sun description

" the san sank towards the baked and broken hill to the west"

9

Casy sin quotation

"sure I got sins. Everybody got sins"

10

Uncle John feeling

" I got a feeling' Im bringin' bad luck to my own folks"

11

Ma--- illness

" Her face was swollen and her eyes were hard"

12

Ruthie whispers

" It's California"

13

Rattle snake-- symbol

" A ratte- snake crawled across the road and Tom hit it and broke it"

14

idealised California

" the morning sun, golden on the valley"
"the great valley"

15

Gramma's death

"Granma's dead"
"she got to lay her head down in California"

16

Destiny

" the sun was behind them, and the valley golden and green before them"