Lips Symbol Timeline in Speak
The timeline below shows where the symbol Lips appears in Speak. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 1, Chapter 6: Home. Work.
Part 1, Chapter 21: The Marthas
Part 2, Chapter 2: Closet Space
...that “[i]t is getting harder to talk,” Melinda describes how her throat is sore, her lips raw, and her jaw clenched. Although she can sometimes talk around Heather, she finds herself... (full context)
Part 2, Chapter 17: Model Citizen
...Heather’s mother asks whether she too wants to be a model. Embarrassed by her scabbed mouth, Melinda does not answer (Heather, meanwhile, tells her mother that Melinda is “‘too shy’”), but... (full context)
Part 3, Chapter 12: Picasso
Part 3, Chapter 14: Hall of Mirrors
Part 3, Chapter 19: A Night to Remember
Part 4, Chapter 5: My Life as a Spy
Part 4, Chapter 25: Prey