“Each morning the sun peeked over one spur of the Sierra.” Pg. 72. This means that the sun is started to rise above the Sierra.
¨As they rounded a curve, it appeared as if the mountains pulled away from each other, like a curtain opening on a stage, revealing San Joaquin Valley beyond.¨ Pg 94. This means that the closer they got to the mountains they realized how far apart they really are.
¨He wouldn´t be grinning like a proud rooster then.¨ Pg. 55. This means that Tio Luis won´t be grinning happily any more.