A Lesson Before Dying

by: Ernest J. Gaines

Chapters 22–24

Quotes Chapters 22–24
I was just thinking maybe I could bring you a little notebook and a pencil. You could write your thoughts down, and we could talk about it when I came back.
I want you to be more than a godson to her. A godson obeys, but a friend—well, a friend would do anything to please a friend.
I want you to show them that you are as much a man—more a man than they can ever be.