| Quote #4
"She is going to die," he says. And old turkey-buzzard Tull coming to watch her die but I can fool them.
Darl is so jealous of his mother’s love for Jewel that he deprives her of her favorite son’s presence at her death.
| Quote #5
"Why didn’t you send for me sooner?" I say.
This is the first of many pieces of evidence we get suggesting that Anse does not really love Addie.
| Quote #6
Cash is filling up the holes he bored in the top of it. He is trimming out plugs for them, one at a time, the wood wet and hard to work. He could cut up a tin can and hide the holes and nobody wouldn’t know the difference. Wouldn’t mind, anyway. I have seen him spend a hour trimming out a wedge like it was glass he was working, when he could have reached around and picked up a dozen sticks and drove them into the joint and made it do. (20.20)
Cash shows his love for his mother in the meticulous work he does for her coffin.