An Enemy of the People
by Henrik Ibsen
When authors refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.
- Luke 23:34 ("Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do."): Dr. Stockmann paraphrases, "I forgive you, for ye know not what ye do" (5.188).
- Vikings (1.189)