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The Graveyard Book

The Graveyard Book

by Neil Gaiman

Compassion and Forgiveness Quotes Page 3

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Quote #7

“People want to forget the impossible. It makes their worlds safer.” (7.790)

Silas is saying that erasing Scarlett’s memory is an act of kindness. He’s saying that everything she saw in the graveyard could be way too much for her to deal with. What do you think?

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