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The Bluest Eye

The Bluest Eye

  

by Toni Morrison

The Bluest Eye: She Could Have Just Invested in Color Contacts True or False

1. Why does Pauline feel like an outcast? -> Because her family cast her out. I guess she finally got the hint.
2. Where does Cholly have his first sexual experience? -> In a field
3. How does Pauline respond when Pecola tells her that Cholly raped her? -> She doesn’t believe it and strikes her
4. What does Soaphead ask Pecola to do? -> Feed his dog
5. What happens to Pecola after her baby dies? -> She dies of heartbreak

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