From section beginning "And so you can imagine how I felt when..." and ending with, "... the people in a small place reveal themselves to be like children being shown the secrets of a magic trick."
Common Core Objectives
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze how an author uses and refines the meaning of a key term or terms over the course of a text (e.g., how Madison defines faction in Federalist No. 10).
Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn...