Study Guide

Gone With the Wind Chapter 58

By Margaret Mitchell

Chapter 58

  • Rhett is a Southern Democrat now; he and Ashley help end the Klan.
  • He looks forward to putting Republicans behind bars for corruption and having Democrats run the state.
  • And as Rhett predicted, the Republicans are run out.
  • Scarlett is confused, and not especially happy that Rhett is in good standing with the neighbors, while she is not.