Foreshadowing In Walk Two Moons
By: Ryan R. Johnson
Summary of Walk Two Moons
Event 1: Gram's Death
Event 2: Sal's Mom Died in a Bus Accident
Sal and her grandparents are driving on the side of a cliff and Sal starts to think about busses. "Every time I saw a bus, I watched it sway." (Creech 227). It seems that whenever cars and busses are brought up Sal starts to think about her mom. She also often relates busses and cars to accidents and death. Creech foreshadows this to make a hint at a big event and make it seem less spontaneous. It is through foreshadowing that Creech hints at big events and makes them seem less spontaneous.