BB is Denver and Thurman’s father who takes them in after Big Mama dies. BB seems to be a decent father, but he is also a womanizer who has affairs with multiple married women. Several weeks after Denver and Thurman come to live with him, BB is murdered on the road, presumably by a vengeful husband.
BB Quotes in Same Kind of Different as Me
The Same Kind of Different as Me quotes below are all either spoken by BB or refer to BB. 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 numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Thomas Nelson edition of Same Kind of Different as Me published in 2006.).
Chapter 10 Quotes
Things was a-changin. Uncle James took sick and died, and Aunt Etha moved away. Last time I seen her, she was cryin. I couldn’t figure out why God kept takin all the folks I loved the most.
BB Character Timeline in Same Kind of Different as Me
The timeline below shows where the character BB appears in Same Kind of Different as Me. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.