Absalom, Absalom!, 290 (Event)

Page Number: 
290
Order within Page: 
2
First 8-10 words of event: 
and (as during the long hot afternoon in the
Page Event Ends: 
291
Era: 
Civil War (1861-1865)
Characters Present: 
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Friday, January 1, 1858 to Wednesday, January 31, 1866
Summary: 

On the road to the Sutpen place, Quentin has - and simultaneously remembers having the first time earlier that day - a vision of Sutpen, from the proud "rider" on the "black stallion" to the man who returned from the Civil War having lost everything but "old age and breathing" (290-91). [SOURCE: Narrator]

Chronological Order: 
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Keywords: 
Epiphany, Simultaneity, Greatness, Loss

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