Although Martin had been a

Although Martin had been a - "barb"incollege,,heis...

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Although Martin had been a "barb" in college, having belonged to no Greek letter society, he is  persuaded in medical school to join Digamma Pi. From this group, though rough and amiable, had  come the honor students for the preceding three years. New members in addition to Martin are Ira  Hinkley, Angus Duer, Clif Clawson, and "Fatty" Pfaff. Initiation includes smelling asafetida. Martin's roommates in the down-at-the-heel Digamma Pi residence are Clif Clawson, Fatty Pfaff, and  Irving Watters, a serious but dull second-year medic. Martin likes Clif Clawson best, who in spite of  his clowning is more companionable than the others. Martin detests Ira Hinkley, pities Fatty Pfaff,  and fears the brilliant Angus Duer, who listens to the jabbering of his fraternity brothers in superior  silence. Satire is strong in the description of Winnemac, particularly of its university, which, like the Ford 
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This note was uploaded on 11/28/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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