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The book I am reading is “Their Eyes Were Watching God” by Zora Neale Hurston. The first chapter is very interesting because it shows how envy the residents are and gives background history of marriage. The setting takes place in Southern Town In the 1800’s. A woman called Janie Starks comes down the main, while a group of resident gathered in Pheoby Watson Porch, talking about her muddy overall. The women residents envy her beauty and her long hair. They way the women residents talk about Janie can tell how jealous they are by her and the way the envy her. The residents talk about how Janie left the town with the younger man named Tea Cake and he took her money and left her for a younger women. Janie explains to Phoebe her best friend in Eatonville,
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