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Miss Kenton's letter prompts Stevens's road trip to request she return to Darlington Hall.Prologue
Views of the English countryside spark Stevens's thoughts on standards of greatness and his father.Chapter 1
Stevens recalls Miss Kenton's arrival, his father's death, and a 1923 conference at Darlington Hall.Chapter 2
Stevens ponders why he has denied being butler to Lord Darlington, whom he insists is a noble man.Chapter 3
Recalled events highlight Lord Darlington's growing support of Herr Ribbentrop and the Nazi regime.Chapter 4
Stevens endures a trying evening and retreats into reflection on his relationship with Miss Kenton.Chapter 5
Stevens recalls when devotion to duty destroyed his last chance of life and love with Miss Kenton.Chapter 6
Returning to Darlington Hall alone, Stevens resolves to make the best of his remaining days.Chapter 7
|Prologue||The period is July 1956. A genial American, Mr. Farraday, has recently purchased Darlington Hall. Situated near Oxford, ... Read More|
|Chapter 1||The first day of Steven's trip has ended at a guest house in the city of Salisbury, where he will spend the night. Looki... Read More|
|Chapter 2||Stevens awakens early and, while waiting for the landlady to arise, his thoughts turn to passages in Miss Kenton's lette... Read More|
|Chapter 3||As Stevens continues his travels, he reflects again on the qualities of "dignity" and "greatness" in a butler, and assoc... Read More|
|Chapter 4||Stevens spends the previous night at the Coach and Horses, a small inn outside the town of Taunton, Somerset. Before ret... Read More|
|Chapter 5||Stevens returns to an instance of anti-Semitism at Darlington Hall that cannot be ignored. For much of the summer of 193... Read More|
|Chapter 6||Stevens has recently finished lunch at the Rose Garden Hotel in Little Compton. The set time for his visit with Miss Ken... Read More|
|Chapter 7||Stevens's final journal entries are made while in a seaside town in Weymouth. It has been two days since his meeting wit... Read More|