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The Things They Carried

The Things They Carried

by Tim O'Brien

The Things They Carried: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Something isn't true unless it→Feels true
2. Tim tells stories about people telling stories. This is what theme?→Foreignness and the Other
3. Soldiers fear and loathe→Weakness
4. The antidote to physical and moral weakness is→Courage
5. The characters are haunted by→Guilt

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