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The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar

  

by Sylvia Plath

The Bell Jar Literature and Writing Quotes

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Quote #10

SCHOLARSHIP GIRL MISSING. MOTHER WORRIED. (16.31)

In an ironic or not-so-ironic twist, Esther ends up fodder for the scandal sheets that her mother deplores. The headline is kind of funny because it sums up a good portion of The Bell Jar in five words.

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