Winter’s Bone

Winter’s Bone Chapter 8 Summary & Analysis

Ree walks home. After a while she sits down on a big rock and puts her headphones on. She plays one of her tapesThe Sounds of Tropical Dawn—and watches the snow fall.
The tapes symbolize a chance at escape for Ree, and she listens to them in times of distress as a way to visualize a different life for herself. .
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