Everyone had thought Doodle was going to die when he was first born. Because he was red, tiny, and all shriveled up and looked bad.
He calls his little brother crazy. But he meant crazy in a good way.
"Cotton bolls were wrenched from the stalks and lay like green walnuts in thevalleys between the rows, while the cornfield leaned over uniformly so that thetassels touched the ground." They were walking in a cotton field.
This scene was kind of calm where he was describing the flowers. He said they were kind of rotting because it was between summer and fall.
You should always help people and not just help them soyou can feel better about yourself.