Joyland - Pages 179- 229 Summary & Analysis

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Devin goes into Eddie’s quarters, known as the doghouse. Devin had seen a photograph of a woman hanging on the wall and thought Eddie might like to have it. Devin also takes Eddie’s gloves.

Eddie is asleep when Devin arrives. Devin attempts to leave the things he brought and sneak out. Eddie wakes and asks Devin what he is doing. Devin learns that the woman in the photo is Eddie’s ex-wife. Eddie also says that he had a daughter who was killed in a car accident at age three.

Devin tells Eddie to take care of himself. Eddie, bitter, snaps that there is no way he can take care of himself. Eddie tells Devin he should have let him die. Not long after, Eddie has another heart attack and dies in the elevator.

Annie and Devin take Mike to the...

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