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"I god amighty! A woman stay round uh store till she get old as Methusalem and still can't cut a little thing like a plug of tobacco! Don't stand dere rollin' yo' pop eyes at me wid yo' rump hangin' nearly to yo' knees!"

What is ironic about this quote from Joe?


Joe is insulting Janie's looks, which is something she has always been complimented on before.


Joe is insulting Janie's prowess at running the store, which is something she has always been quite good at.


Joe is insulting Janie in front of others when he has been so careful to show his respect toward her before.


Joe is insulting Janie for how she cuts tobacco, which was the primary crop raised by Logan Killicks, Janie's first husband.


Joe is making a biblical reference even though he is not a very religious person.

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