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Barn Burning

Barn Burning


by William Faulkner

Barn Burning: You’d Think Mrs. O’Leary’s Cow Would Have Learned from Past Mistakes True or False

1. What does Mr. De Spain tell Abner he’s going to charge him for the damage? -> Thirty hours of free labor
2. How does Abner respond to Mr. de Spain’s demand? -> He quits
3. What does Abner plan to do next? -> Kick de Spain in de nuts
4. Why does Sarty run to the de Spain mansion? -> To help his father
5. What does Sarty assume happened? -> His father was killed