Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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Quote #10

The next thing he knew he was running; running wildly, in panic in the open, running toward the stream. (3.6)

Again, Macomber's body does all the talking. He is functioning on pure instinct at this point. It's fight or flight, and he has chosen flight, much to Margot's dismay.

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