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Quote #7

And she always got revenge. (12.123)

Just so we're clear on the point – mess with Salander, and she will hurt you.

Quote #8

Bjurman felt cold terror piecing his chest and lost his composure. She has taken control. Impossible. (14.44)

Although we don't like to see anyone get tortured, here we can't help feel kind of happy when Bjurman sees who Salander really is.

Quote #9

The message was written in all caps over five lines that covered his belly, from his nipples to just above his genitals: I AM A SADISTIC PIG, A PERVERT, AND A RAPIST. (14.93)

Bjurman is wearing Salander's judgment and her justice. Do you think her action is just?

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