Study Guide

A Lesson Before Dying Chapter 14

By Ernest J. Gaines

Chapter 14

  • Vivian looks at the pictures of Grant's parents, who live in California, which he has in his room.
  • He offers her some of his aunt's chocolate cake and some coffee.
  • They wash up the dishes and then go out for a walk.
  • Grant cuts off some pieces of sugar cane for them to chew and they head out down the road.
  • They get it on in the cane field and talk about what they would name their baby if they had one.