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Silas Marner

Silas Marner

  

by George Eliot

Dunstan Cass Timeline and Summary

  • Dunstan tricks Godfrey into marrying Molly.
  • He steals a tenant's rent money.
  • After killing Godfrey's horse, whose sale was supposed to make back the rent money, he steals Silas's money.
  • Right after stealing the money (we learn later), Dunstan falls into the nearby quarry and drowns.
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