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The best (and funniest) example of foreshadowing is when Minny shows up at Hilly's house with a chocolate pie. Because Hilly is so pretentious—and because Minny is a strong character with a good dose of sass—the reader has a feeling that this isn't just a peace offering. Seemingly oblivious to the idea that anyone would dare challenge her, Hilly eats two slices, unaware of what the pie really contains: human excrement. This foreshadows bad things to come for Minny as the reader is certain of Hilly's racism and vindictive nature.

Sure enough, when Hilly discovers the truth, she sets out to destroy Minny in every way. But the reader becomes aware of a further truth: it would mortify Hilly if anyone ever discovered what had happened. This foreshadows another truth: Minny actually has the upper hand here and will use it to level the playing field in this secretive game. (The women include this story in their book as a means of keeping Hilly quiet and keeping themselves safe in their town...

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