The Year of Magical Thinking

by: Joan Didion

Chapters 19–21 Quick Quiz

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Didion used to tease John about wishing Didion were more like _____.

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What does Didion call the process of life-planning that lasted her entire marriage with John?

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What does Didion buy that serves as a symbol of her faith in the future?

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Whose chastisement drives Didion to finish her article for the New York Review of Books?

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What did Quintana call the figure that scared her as a child?