Unnamed Golfers

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Unnamed Golfers
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Unnamed Golfers
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White
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Male
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Minor
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On both Saturday and Sunday (the first and fourth sections of the novel) various groups of golfers are described playing on the course behind the Compson place. Consistent with the severe conceptual limitations of Benjy's mind, his descriptions of them are very confusing: "they went to the table, and he hit and the other hit" (3). When the third person narrator describes the same actions in the fourth section, it becomes easy to see who is there and what they are doing: Benjy and Luster "watched the foursome . . . move to the tee and drive" (315).

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