The Norton anthology of short fiction

Isak Dinesen: Describe the conflicted thoughts that attend Adam’s decision to return to Denmark and visit his newly

re-enfranchised Uncle. Define the Uncle’s understanding of the way “power” relates to the incontestable virtues of

righteousness and compassion. Explain how Adam interprets his Uncle’s view of Anne-Marie’s trial such that, first, he

relents and indicates he will attend its fateful outcome, and yet second, that he stays in the manor while the tragedy

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