Flashcards in chp. 22 - the race Deck (18):
what announces the arrival of the day of the horse race?
the crowning of a rooster
how old is Manjiro on the day of the day?
how has his relationship with Captain Whitfield changed?
they are more friends that father and son
what has Captain Whitfield arranged for Manjiro?
an apprenticeship with Mr. Hussey
what is a cooper?
a barrel maker
what is the name of a cooper?
why does Captain Whitfield feel it is important for Manjiro to apprentice with the cooper?
it is an honest trade, there is always a demand for coopers, and will allow Manjiro to make a living
why has Captain Whitfield decided to go back to sea?
he needs the money to support his family
what is the name of the ship he will captain? (Whitfield)
William and Eliza
how does Manjiro feel about this news from Captain Whitfield?
a mix of relief, melancholy, dread, excitement, and incoherence
what does Manjiro miss?
life on board ship
when Tom arrives at the horse race, what is wrong with his face?
a black eye
how does Tom respond to the comment about his black eye?
"You should see the other fellow!"
what is the name of Tom's horse?
what word does Manjiro shout during the race?
what is "the out-in-the-open, wind-in-the-hair, whooping-and-hollering, rip-roaring feeling" Manjiro has experienced in America?
the feeling of freedom
who wins the horse race?