To Da-duh, In Memoriam Comprehension Passage

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions set on it.   In the following extract, the narrator and her sister have come from New York to visit their grandmother, Da-duh, in the Caribbean. One morning toward the end of our stay, Da-duh led me into a part of the gully that we had never visited before, an area…

To Da-duh, in Memoriam by Paule Marshall

‘‘To Da-duh, in Memoriam’’ is an autobiographical story told from the point of view of an adult looking back on a childhood memory. The story opens as the nine-year-old narrator, along with her mother and sister, disembarks from a boat that has brought them to Bridgetown, Barbados. It is 1937, and the family has come to visit from their home…