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The Fall

The Fall


by Albert Camus

The Fall: I Can Camus, Can You? Quiz

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Q. What did Jean-Baptiste hear when crossing the Seine?

The splashing of someone drowning
The obnoxious, haughtily superior accent of various Frenchmen
The voice of God
The sound of laughter
Q. What did Jean-Baptiste suddenly realize he was?

The chosen one
A hypocrite
Out of paper towels
A genius
A loner
Q. What event has haunted Jean-Baptiste?

The night he let a woman drown
The night he killed a man in cold blood
The night he broke a young girl’s heart
The night he was visited by three spirits. Namely - whiskey, bourbon and tequila
Q. Where does the reader meet Jean-Baptiste for the last time?

On a bridge
On eHarmony
At his home in Amsterdam
In a bar
Q. What does Jean-Baptiste believe is his job now?

To confess his sins
To bring others into the faith
To save lives
To talk people’s heads off