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Setting : As described in the story, the setting in the beginning is dry, grassless yards, and a shanty- town. Questions for the Author : What Made you want to write “Marigolds”? Did you ever have to suffer during The Great Depression Vocabulary : Illusive: deceptive; illusory. Nostalgia: bittersweet longing for things from the past. Futile: having so useful results. Poignantly: in a profoundly moving manner. Ostensibly: seemingly; to all outwards appearance. Stoicism: indifference to pleasure or pain; lack of visible emotion.

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