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  • Bahaman workers are called Saws
  • they danced at tea cake and Jeannie’s house
  • Seminole Indians passed by Janie’s house headed east towards Palm Beach
  • people were going to high ground Sawgrass Boone hurricane coming
  • animals went east to rabbits stakes dear Panther buzzards
  • they lived near a lake with the Dyke
  • they got their papers in their money out of the dresser cut a piece of the table cloth to wrap it up in and cut a piece of oilcloth to put papers in
  • everyone screamed the lake is coming
  • they lived on Lake Okechobee it was 40 miles wide and 60 miles long that’s a lot of water
  • motorboat didn’t want to leave the house he wanted to go to bed
  • they went to the 6 mile bridge because it was high and safe there were white people on the bridge and there was no more room
  • they found a man in a cypress tree but he was afraid to jump off because there was a snake batik cake: the snake wouldn’t item
  • she held onto some roof and she sailed off into the water
  • there was a cow swimming and a big dog was sitting on the cow shoulders growling Janie got on the tail of the cow
  • the dog bit key cake on his cheekbone and tea cake killed it
  • they made it to Palm Beach they found a hotel
  • they stayed at the hotel for two days
  • tea cake out and a man called him Jim and told him that they were looking for him

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  • I guess they call black people Jim
  • they told him he had to bury dead people
  • trucks came in from the Glades with 25 bodies on them a huge ditch was dug across the white cemetery and a big ditch across the black cemetery
  • all of the black people were dumped in the whole but the white people got coffins
  • they put quicklime on black people’s bodies and covered them up right away
  • key cake said he couldn’t tell the difference between the white and dead people and the black people so God must not know about Jim Crow laws
  • key cake ran away and found Janie and convinced her to leave
  • motorboat slept in the house and the house moved somewhere and motorboat didn’t know until the storm was over
  • four weeks after they got back to the Glades tea cake was sick
  • key cake couldn’t drink water and he was going crazy
  • Dr. Simmons was white he knew right away that he cake had rabies and he was going to die
  • if tea cake bites somebody they could get it to
  • the doctor was going to send away for medicine in Palm Beach but told him not to sleep with Jamie
  • CK cat mad because Mrs. Turner’s brother came back and he was worried that Janie left to go see him
  • Janie took out the rifle when tea cake pointed a gun at her
  • she took out some of the bullets so she knew three clicks were okay because there was three empty spaces for the bullets because she had three the bullets taken out
  • key cake bit her after she shot him
  • the same day Janie shot him she went to jail
  • 12 white man pass judgment on her
  • all the black people were in the back of the courtroom and they were convinced she murdered her husband to be with Mrs. Turner’s brother
  • the black people thought that white men and black women can do whatever they want
  • Janie Burried tea cake in Palm Beach she didn’t bury them in the Glades because the water table was too low and didn’t want him to be in the water every time it rained because the water is what killed him in the first place
  • Janie bought him a brand-new guitar to put in his hands in the coffin
  • she sent 10 sedans cars to pick up all tea cakes friends who apologize to her
  • then she moved back to her old house and told all this to Phoebe
  • two things everyone has to do for themselves not to turn to God and they have to find out about living for themselves