Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Interpret the last line of the novel. Why does Cassie cry for T.J. if she doesn’t like him? Why does she cry for the land?

Ch. 12

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Cassie's thoughts conclude the book, and she realizes that some things like the mud and the dust will pass away, while others, like her memory of this night will not. She cries for TJ and the land, for both have been punished for things beyond their control.