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All Quiet on the Western Front Scene 39

Scene 39

Scene 39

  • Paul returns to the 2nd Company, but doesn't recognize any of the faces.
  • Tjaden enters from a food search empty-handed.
  • Paul offers him and the men the potato cakes his mother cooked.
  • Tjaden updates Paul on the fate of the 2nd Company—in short, of the old-timers, only Kat, Paul, and he remain. Paul goes out to find Kat.