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1. Which is true of all three Schlegel children? -> They are terminally ill
2. How did the Schlegels get their money? -> The old fashioned way - they inherited it
3. What is the nature of the relationship between Helen Schlegel and Paul Wilcox? -> They have a brief love affair
4. What does Mrs. Wilcox do shortly before dying? -> Converts to Christianity
5. What is holding back Leonard Bast and his ambitions? -> A lack of money
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