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Flashcards in their eyes chapter 7 and 8 Deck (17):
1

joe's abuse made Janie

lose her fight

2

Janie was a ____ in the road

rut

3

dung hill shows

desperation of life

4

who came in for tobacco

steve mixon

5

how old is jody

50

6

how old is janie

40

7

you big bellies round here and put out a lot of brag, but 'tain't notin' to it but yo' big voice. Humph! talkin' 'bout me lookin' old! When you pull down yo' britches, you look lak de change uh life."

janie to jody

8

Janie had robbed him of his illusion of irresistible maleness that all men cherish, which was terrible

silenced Joe's voice

9

he had crawled off to lick his wounds

describing jody as an animal

10

but the stillness was the sleep of swords

personification of swords- fighting alliteration

11

the wounds are to jody's

ego

12

why does jody hired _____ to cook for him

old lady davis
bc he thinks that janie will poison him

13

how long have they been married

20 years

14

west =

sunset

15

sunset is a symbol for

death

16

ah wish thunder and lightnin would kill ya

jody to janie

17

when janie starches and irons her face, what is she doing

pretending to mourn

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