Guests of the Nation by Frank O'Connor

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In "Guest of the Nation" by Frank O'Connor, how does Donovan in contrast to others represent a possible theme to the story?

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Jeremiah Donovan is the officer in charge of the group of Irish rebels. Unlike Bonaparte and Noble, he does not regard...

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Donavan is more aware of the reality of the situation thus he doesn't make friendships with the hostages because he knows they might execute them thus he had his duty first. and one of the main themes in the story is "Duty comes first"

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