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Unformatted text preview: Patricia Abrudan Presentation Notes Quotations: “Your stating the problem wrongly. It's not a question of the term I use, it's a question of time.” First quote- Dr. Rieux's response to the question of whether or not he is certain there is a plague going on. Other stuff He couldn't picture such eccentricities existing in a plague stricken community and he concluded that the chances were all against the plague's making any headway among our fellow citizens.(Rieux tells himself) Our suffering was twofold; our own to start with, and then the imagined suffering of the absent one, son, mother, wife, or mistress.” first thing brought to town was exile “the sensation of a void which never left us, that irrational longing to hark back to the past or else to speed up the march of time, and those keen shafts of memory that stung like fire. We had nothing left us but the past and even if some were tempted to live in the future they had speedily to abandon the idea once they felt the wounds that imagination inflicts on those who yield...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2011 for the course PHL 180A taught by Professor Miller during the Fall '10 term at Miami University.
- Fall '10