When we first meet Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. In the sweet, untroubled voice of a precocious teenage girl, Susie relates the awful events of her death and her own adjustment to the strange new place she finds herself
"You know I'd rather walk on my lips than to criticize anyone, but Janice Vanmeter. I bet you money she paid 500 dollars for that dress and don't even bother to wear a girdle. Looks like two pigs fightin' under a blanket" -Steel Magnolias favorite!