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The Flies

The Flies


by Jean-Paul Sartre

The Flies Guilt and Blame Quotes

How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Act.Scene.Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a long monologue. We used the translation by S. Gilbert found in No Exit and Three Other Plays, published by Vintage Books in 1989.

Quote #10

Make us regret that we, too, are not dead. (2.1.42)

The citizens of Argos are ashamed of their humanity. This goes beyond repenting for a crime.

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