Absalom, Absalom!, 55 (Event)

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55
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1
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and one time, in the summer when Judith was seventeen,
Page Event Ends: 
55
Era: 
Antebellum (1831-1860)
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Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Sunday, December 25, 1859 to Saturday, September 1, 1860
Summary: 

Mr. Compson quickly sums up the events between Christmas, 1859, and the summer, 1860: Henry bringing Bon home at Christmas, and again at the end of the school year, Ellen taking Judith to Memphis to buy a trousseau, and Sutpen making a secret trip to New Orleans. [SOURCE: Father, Grandfather]

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Keywords: 
Narrative_Summary, Visiting, Secrecy, Christmas
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