As I Lay Dying, 131 (Event)

Page Number: 
131
Order within Page: 
2
First 8-10 words of event: 
And then one morning while Dewey Dell was milking
Page Event Ends: 
131
Era: 
The Twenties (1920-1929)
Characters Mentioned: 
Narrative Status: 
Remembered
Date: 
Saturday, June 7, 1919 to Wednesday, September 30, 1925
Summary: 

Darl remembers how the mysteries of Jewel's sleepiness and the re-appearing lantern were both explained when, "one morning . . . just before sunup," Dewey Dell saw Jewel come into the barn from the back, carrying the lantern (131). When Darl tells Cash about this event, they decide Jewel is visiting a woman every night.

Chronological Order: 
22.00
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Sunrise Milking Mystery Lantern Explanation Courting
Actions:
Cultural Issues:

digyok:node/event/6449