Flashback And Juxtaposition In Eugenia Collier's Marigolds

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In Eugenia Collier's short story “Marigolds”, the author uses flashback and juxtaposition to create the narrator's voice and present a particular point of view.
The narrator uses flashback to show her memories and feelings. The narrator shows in paragraph 1, when she states “ memory is an abstract painting-it does not present things as they are, but rather as they feel.” The use of flashback is to show how her childhood. This helps the narrator's past that the tie of her life she regretted and learned from her mistakes to show she s more understanding.
Also, the narrator uses juxtaposition to show her innocence & compassion. The author uses juxtaposition to show how she changes from being innocent to being compassion. Shes hows this by saying
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