Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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Quote #10

I would have got out to make certain on the point, but some leaden lethargy seemed to chain my limbs and even my will. I lay still and endured; that was all. (19.39)

As Mina is having her blood sucked for the first time, she finds a kind of "lethargy" or passivity creeping over her.

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