Spartina - Chapter 14 Summary & Analysis

John Casey (novelist)
This Study Guide consists of approximately 72 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Spartina.
This section contains 619 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Spartina Study Guide

Chapter 14 Summary

Joxer Goode comes to take a look at Dick's boat, and goes over it thoroughly, including the plans and specs for the engine. He mentions that he once thought of having this very boat built, but that Captain Texeira ended up providing his two boats instead. When Dick notes that he has heard the Captain is retiring, Goode tells Dick that his two boats are still going to be working for him.

When Goode asks if the boat is to belong to Dick alone, Dick says that it is, and that he has no loans against it. Goode promptly implies he knows that Dick couldn't get a loan, but instead of lashing out at him for the statement Dick remains calm and says that bankers don't know boats. Goode says that Dick obviously knows his work is good. Since that isn't what he...

(read more from the Chapter 14 Summary)

This section contains 619 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Spartina Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Spartina from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook