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Absalom, Absalom!

Absalom, Absalom!

by William Faulkner

Memory and the Past Quotes

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Quote #10

Four of them were there, in that room in New Orleans in 1860, just as in a sense there were four of them here in this tomblike room in Massachusetts in 1910. (8.19)

Shreve and Quentin are so obsessed with Charles Bon and Henry that their identities all begin to merge. Time and space collapse as their fascination transports them into the past.

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