Explain the quote that begins, "There's trubel..." in Chapter 6 of Irene Hunt's "Across Five Aprils".
Although all wars are tragic, the especially difficult part of civil wars is that so often brother ends up fighting against brother. Living in the border state of Illinois during the American Civil War, the Creighton family is in that situation. Tom, Eb, and John Creighton have gone to fight with the Union Army, while brother Bill has joined the Confederates. The majority of citizens in Jasper County where the...
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