In Sons and Lovers, how is Paul Morel influenced as a youth by his family's values?

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A great place to investigate how Paul Morel is influenced by his mother is Chapter 4 of this text, which explores "The Young Life of Paul" and in particular the way that his mother influenced him. What is key to note is that Mrs. Morel herself came from the middle classes, and chose to marry a working class man. As a result, she despises so much about her husband and his life and the life that she is forced to lead because of her marriage. This...

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