The Joshua Tree Quotes in The Glass Castle
The The Glass Castle quotes below all refer to the symbol of The Joshua Tree. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page and citation info for the quotes below refers to the Scribner edition of The Glass Castle published in 2006.).
Part 2 Quotes
Mom frowned at me. “You’d be destroying what makes it special,” she said. “It’s the Joshua tree’s struggle that gives it its beauty.”
The Joshua Tree Symbol Timeline in The Glass Castle
The timeline below shows where the symbol The Joshua Tree appears in The Glass Castle. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 2: The Desert
...and illustrating stories (spell-checked by seven-year-old Lori). The kids often accompany her to paint the Joshua tree again and again. When Jeannette announces a plan to dig up a small sapling and... (full context)