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Brideshead Revisited

Brideshead Revisited


by Evelyn Waugh

Brideshead Revisited: The Groom Knew He’d Have to Look at It Again Someday Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Brideshead Revisited? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What happens at Charles’ and Sebastian’s first meeting?

Sebastian throws up
Charles gets a runny nose
Charles coughs up blood
Sebastian acts out Jeff Daniels’ famous scene from Dumb and Dumber
Q. Where does Lord Marchmain live?

In a fantasy world
In a dorm at Oxford
At Brideshead
In Italy
Q. What fascinates Charles about Brideshead Castle?

The rigidness of the guards
The architecture and design
How docile the alligators in the moat seem to be - why, it even appears as if they wish for him to come close so they can be friends!
The long, storied history of its occupants
Q. What is a common topic of conversation among the Flyte family?

Their ancestors
Why people in costumes falling down is inherently funny
The inappropriateness of ordering pineapple on a pizza
Q. For what are Charles, Sebastian and Boy arrested?

Drunk driving
They were asked to stop in the name of love, but proceeded anyway
Defamation of property
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