The Question and Answer section for Bluest Eye is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
"It never occurred to us that the earth itself might have been too unyielding."The narrator attempts to understand the events that are to come, and how she played a role in them. What connection is she trying to create?
The connection between herself and the earth. It seems as if she needed to be more grounded.
Gradesaver has an entire page devoted to the character of The Bluest Eye. The Breedlove family is included. Simply follow the link above to access the study guide for the unit.
Claudia destroyed the doll, thus it's concept of beauty, piece by piece.