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Caroline Bascomb Compson Quotes

Five of the best book quotes from Caroline Bascomb Compson
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“You’re not the one who has to bear it . . . It’s not your responsibility. You can go away. You dont have to bear the brunt of it day in and day out. You owe nothing to them, to Mr. Compson’s memory. I know you have never had any tenderness for Jason. You’ve never tried to conceal it.”
William Faulkner
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The Sound and the Fury
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Caroline Bascomb Compson
Dilsey Gibson
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speaking harshly
rudeness
abruptness
servants
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“It’s not when you realise that nothing can help you--religion, pride, anything--it’s when you realise that you dont need any aid.”
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“I’m a lady. You might not believe that from my offspring, but I am.”
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“If I’d just had a mother so I could say Mother Mother.”
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“I know I’m just a trouble and a burden to you.”

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