Janie and Jody life events throughout their marriage.
" It was a cityfied, stylish dressed man with his hat set at an angle that didn't belong in these parts."
" Mah Name is Mae Killicks since Ah got Married. Usteter be name Janie Mae Crawford
This is the first time Janie and Joe Starks met. Jody was a well dress man, but he seemed to be from another town and Janie can tell by the way he's dressed. From here on out Janie had her eyes set on the man that she would be her husband.
T'ain't no use in gettin' all mad Janie , 'cause Ah mention you ain't no young gal no mo ".
Joe piles more and more ridicule on Janie making her out to be old. While Joe still insults her, she hits him where it hurts. She makes a shocking response for talking about his manhood (Private Area) because he's old.
" Talkin bout me me lookin old ! When you pull down yo britches you look like de change of life! "
" So when the bread didn't rise, and the fish wasn't quite done at the bone he slapped janie until she had a ringing sound in her ears ."
Joe slaps Janie for messing up his dinner . This time Janie realizes she has reached a breaking point of her marriage, so she decides to save herself for another man and she learns how to hide her inner thoughts from Joe while she puts up a front.