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Journey Into the Whirlwind - Study Guide Part I, Chapter 40, Day after Day, Month after Month Summary & Analysis

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In Part I, Chapter 40, 1938 does not prove to be better than 1937. Ginzburg and Julia fall into a structured pattern of existence. They read, take notes in notebooks purchased from the prison store, and Ginzburg writes a novel about her childhood. They continue hiding items like fish bones and medicine. And they continue to memorize poetry.

As the year grinds on, Ginzburg and Julia fall into a structured pattern of living in prison, doing everything from reading to writing to memorizing poetry. They do their best to carry on as normal a life as possible, despite being in prison. The reading that they do gives them a glimpse of beauty, and gives them a way to mentally and emotionally escape from the prison.

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