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Sons and Lovers

Sons and Lovers


by David Herbert (D.H.) Lawrence

Sons and Lovers: Symbols Quiz Quiz

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Q. Paul is worried about upsetting his mother because he has damaged

An umbrella William gave her
Mrs. Morel's favorite lace curtains
William's suit
The urn holding Mrs. Morel's father's ashes
Q. Mrs. Morel reveals her unconscious desires for Paul when she asks him to

Dance with her like her husband used to
Marry Clara
Rent a motor-car
Wear William's suit
Q. Paul's main relief from factory work is

The Leivers' dog
Q. To show her affection, Clara gives Paul __________ for his birthday.

Expensive paints
A kiss
A handkerchief with lipstick on it
A book of poetry
Q. Toward the end of her life, Mrs. Morel is turned ashy and grey by

Her tumor
The coal dust in her bedroom
A skin infection
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