Babylon Nights Question #9 ~ Special

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Re: Babylon Nights Question #9 ~ Special

Unread postby fireflydances » Mon Jan 17, 2011 11:06 pm

fansmom wrote: I must say that on page 302, I thought, "Darn it, you did this to me in the last book when you killed Potts and now you've done it again."
Yep. I had the same reaction.

In fact, in another section (pg. 214) I circled a long paragraph where Perec is reflecting on what he is feeling lying next to Amalie, and wrote in the margin "Another character who can't be saved but glimpses salvation -- echos of Potts."
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