A Place at the Table - Part Three, Chapters 13-14 Summary & Analysis

Susan Rebecca White
This Study Guide consists of approximately 54 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of A Place at the Table.
This section contains 996 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Place at the Table Study Guide

Summary

Chapter 13

It is 1989 and this chapter is set in Connecticut, focusing on a new character, Amelia. Her two daughters are out of the house, one at boarding school and the other at college. Amelia and her husband aren’t getting along well, and has suggested several times that they separate. Amelia is wracked with guilt over accidentally killing their old poodle, who jumped into her car without her knowledge and died in the hot car. However, as a result of the dog’s death, it seemed, for a while, to bring her and her husband, Cam, back together. It does not last.

Now, because she’s inadvertently left the back gate open their other dog has slipped out. Cam runs after her and returns with the dog, furious with Amelia. They quarrel and he tells her that she’s let herself...

(read more from the Part Three, Chapters 13-14 Summary)

This section contains 996 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Place at the Table Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
A Place at the Table from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook