by Carolyn Forché
The Colonel Quotes
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[…] a pistol on the cushion beside him. (5)
Language and Communication Quotes
On the television was a cop show. It was in English. (7-8)
There were daily papers, pet dogs, a pistol on the cushion beside him. (6)
Foreignness and the Other Quotes
I was in his house. (2)
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