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Billy Budd

Billy Budd

by Herman Melville

Billy Budd: If This is Too Much For You, May We Suggest Billy Budd Light True or False

1. What is true about Billy’s origins?→He was found in a basket
2. What nervous tic does Billy have?→He has a stutter
3. What can Captain Vere often be found doing?→Bungee jumping from the crow’s nest
4. How does Claggart feel about Billy?→He strongly dislikes him
5. With what does an afterguard ask Billy to assist him?→Getting Claggart booted off the ship

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