Flashcards in Sailmaker- Loss Deck (5)
Alec trying to come to terms with his mother death
"My mother was dead. My mother was dead"
Davie isn't handling the loss of his wife well. (Repetition)
"Sometimes for whole minutes you can nearly NEARLY forget"
Blunt delivery shows Davie isn't handling the loss of his wife well
"Ah've got a bit of bad news for ye son. Yer mammy's dead."
Davie coping mechanism is gambling
"(Slightly shamefaced ) Best part ae weeks wages"