Chapters 14-16 Questions and Answers
1. When do the Southerners begin to suspect they are not winning the war?
2. Why do the people gather at the newspaper office?
3. Why is Melanie jealous of Scarlett?
4. Why does Ashley bring the Fontaine boys home on their layover between trains?
5. Why is Scarlett angry Melanie is giving Ashley a coat for Christmas?
6. How does Scarlett confound Ashley when she catches him alone just before he leaves?
7. How does Scarlett feel when Melanie announces her pregnancy?
8. Why does Scarlett not leave Atlanta as she had planned?
9. What information about Ashley does Rhett discover when he uses his influence?...
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