Study Guide

Snow Falling on Cedars Chapter 6

By David Guterson

Chapter 6

  • Now we're in the present again, and Horace Whaley is getting cross-examined.
  • Nels asks Horace for some clarification regarding the medical findings and their ambiguity (lack of clarity).
  • From the gallery, Art Moran thinks some more about the day they found Carl, when he had to drive out to tell Susan Marie (Carl's wife) the bad news. We learn more about Carl and Susan Marie in the bargain—bonus.