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The Big Sleep

The Big Sleep

by Raymond Chandler

The Big Sleep: Quotes (What Was Said) True or False

1. Who was Marlowe talking about when he said he would “sooner or later have to climb up there and help him”?The knight in the stained-glass panel
2. “She called me a filthy name. I didn’t mind that.” Who called Marlowe a filthy name?Carmen
3. Who describes Vivian as “spoiled, exacting, smart, and quite ruthless”?Vivian herself
4. “I was playing for time. Just for time. I played the wrong way, of course.” What is Vivian talking about?Why she covered up Rusty’s death
5. Who is Marlowe describing when he says, “Once outside the law you’re all the way outside”?Eddie Mars

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