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1. How does the preacher finally show Opal his courage? -> He admits that his wife isn't coming back
2. How can you tell that Gloria needs Opal's friendship? -> She teaches Opal to make egg salad.
3. What do Amanda and Opal have in common? -> They are both graduates of Shmoop University. With honors.
4. How did Otis get his job? -> He applied online.
5. Why does Opal call her daddy "the preacher"? -> It's a nickname her mama used to call him.
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