Absalom, Absalom!, 7 (Event)

Page Number: 
7
Order within Page: 
1
First 8-10 words of event: 
It would be three hours yet before he would learn
Page Event Ends: 
7
Era: 
Antebellum (1831-1860)
Characters Present: 
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Saturday, June 1, 1833 to Monday, September 6, 1909
Summary: 

While waiting for Rosa to explain why he is there, Quentin thinks over the long Yoknapatawpha history of Sutpen and his family. All of this past is an inescapable part of his identity. [SOURCE: Narrator]

Chronological Order: 
48.00
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Narrative_Anticipation, Past, Family, Destiny, Heritage, Ghosts, Southern_Identity, Civil_War

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