Study Guide

As I Lay Dying Section Twenty-Five, narrated by Darl

By William Faulkner

Section Twenty-Five, narrated by Darl

  • Jewel goes to the barn where his horse waits. Anse again says that Jewel ought to be riding with them in the wagon.
  • Dewey Dell sits next to Vardaman in the wagon, holding her parcel in her lap.
  • Cash says to let Jewel do what he wants.
  • Darl predicts that Jewel will meet them with the horse at Tull’s.
  • The family starts their journey, leaving Jewel behind for now.