Absalom, Absalom!, 268 (Event)

Page Number: 
268
Order within Page: 
5
First 8-10 words of event: 
Perhaps Quentin himself had not been listening when
Page Event Ends: 
268
Era: 
Turn of the Century (1890-1913)
Characters Present: 
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Monday, September 6, 1909
Summary: 

The narrator speculates that Quentin may not have been listening when Mr. Compson "related (recreated?)" the story of Bon taking Henry to "visit" the octoroon (268). [SOURCE: Narrator]

Chronological Order: 
501.50
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Narrative_Recursion, Ambiguity, Not-Hearing

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