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Unformatted text preview: realize that people dont really care about him anymore. He wasnt in the spotlight anymore, and there was really nothing that he could do about it. Elliot says, Now Im old and sick they have no use for meIve turned myself inside out to do them favors. And what have I got out of it? Nothing, nothing, nothing. Theres not one of them who cares if I live or die (Maugham 227). Elliot comes to the conclusion that people are no longer concerned about him and he has to accept that. He always learns that all his good deeds were done merely for the sake of doing good deeds. His generosity was not returned to him in the way he expected, and actually not returned at all. Nguyen 2 Work Cited Maugham, Somerset W. The Razors Edge . New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1944....
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This note was uploaded on 11/20/2011 for the course RANDOM 1234 taught by Professor Notsure during the Spring '11 term at Cerritos College.
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