The Dead, James Joyce
James Joyce

The Dead

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“The Dead” is the final short story in the 1914 collection Dubliners by James Joyce. It is the longest story in the collection. The action takes place in Dublin in 1904 at an Epiphany party held by two elderly sisters. The story focuses attention on the academic Gabriel Conroy and his discovery of his wife Gretta's memory of a deceased lover.
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Юлияshared an impression4 years ago
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Удивительное достижение - так много вложить в такое короткое произведение. Заставляет задуматься про отношения, жизнь в целом и то, что на самом деле происходит в умах и сердцах наших самых близких людей, и о чём мы зачастую даже не догадываемся.

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very much appreciated access to the text

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aarynmarezhas quoted4 years ago
`Let us toast them all three together. Let us drink to their health, wealth, long life, happiness, and prosperity and may they long continue to hold the proud and self-won position which they hold in their profession and the position of honour and affection which they hold in our hea
Bek Hawkins
Bek Hawkinshas quoted2 days ago
He liked music, but the piece she was playing had no melody for him

This feels like to me how I feel about the story thus far. It is enjoyable, but I feel as though I do not have a reason to keep reading.

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Gabriel Araujohas quotedlast year
Mary Jane, who was then a little girl in short clothes, was now the main prop of the household, for she had the organ in Haddington Road.
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