The Question and Answer section for As I Lay Dying is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
O K. This is difficult as most of the characters in this novel are just a little loopy. Sanity -vs- insanity. We'll have to look at Darl first. He is the only truly insane character from the novel. He was already mad at the introduction, and...
The casket Cash is assembling is like gold in value. The wood is yellow like gold.... but its value and craftsmanship is immeasurable.
Jewel is immensely sensitive to his mother and family. He puts the wishes of his family before his own and focuses on others.