The Secret Life of Bees
Main events in Chapter 9
Record Heat wave.
The temperature for that day was supposed to hit 104 with it already 94 as soon as Lily woke.
Watering the hives.
As the temperature soared to new heights in the summer Lily and August had the task of watering the hives to keep the bees hydrated and fed. While on the task ily got stung in the wrist.
After done watering the hives and returning home Lily got into a random hose fight with August that made them even closer friends.
Lily being in the kitchen witnesses something she recognizes. May is laying out a trail of food so the roaches will follow out the door.
Zach gets arrested.
Zach is arrested after one of his friends throws a bottle at one of the men at the theater. He spends five days in jail because the judge was out of town.
Harsh effect on May
May hears the news about Zach being in jail and instead of breaking down she is obliterated to the point of no return.