At the Central Station, continued. What does Marlow learn by overhearing the
manager and his uncle? What do they say about Kurtz and what is happening
upriver? How does Marlow respond to this talk about Kurtz? What views did
Kurtz hold about the nature
The Opening. What is the situation at the opening of the work? Where
are we, and who is there? How does the narrator connect the present
and the past?
They are on the deck of a ship in the mouth of a River Thames near London.
The Director of Companies,
1.1. How does Marlow describe the Russian at the beginning of Part
3? What does the Russian tell Marlow to do with Kurtz? How does
the Russian describe his relations with Kurtz? How did Kurtz get
so much ivory?
He is astonished by him and the Russian tell