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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Father Tim's old nemesis that he dreams of?
2. What nationality is Andrew's wife?
3. Which bishop comes for a visit with Father Tim?
4. Where does Father Tim take Dooley to breakfast?
5. Who does Father Tim suspect of being the mysterious benefactor behind Mack Stroupe's campaign?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is part of the agreement of the sale of Winnie's shop?
2. What car does Father Tim see while he is out jogging and why does it unnerve him?
3. What might be a help for Father Tim regarding the purchase of the rectory by H. Tide?
4. Why does Father Tim feel compelled to check out Edith's connection to Mack's campaign?
5. How did Andrew meet his new bride?
6. Why is Winnie conflicted about selling her business and moving to Tennessee?
7. What does Father Tim learn about the ownership of H. Tide and Miami Development Company?
8. What does Father Tim advise Winnie to do regarding the sale of her business?
9. What are Andrew's plans for Fernbank?
10. What surprise does Andrew have when he returns from Europe?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compassion seems to be almost an unnamed character in the book. How pervasive is the sense of compassion? Why does it have such a prevalent place in Father Tim's life? Explain how an inanimate object or characteristic can be a character.
Essay Topic 2
Create a character study of Father Harley. What are his physical characteristics? What are his motivations? What are his fears? What are his dreams? What else can you say about Father Harley?
Essay Topic 3
Jan Karon is a master at dramatic devices. Choose an example of symbolism, metaphors, and irony, briefly describe them and identify the technique which they embody.
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