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Town and Country Lovers

The two themes of Nadine Gordimer's "Town and Country Lovers" intertwine. The themes of interracial love and consequences are utterly dependant upon one another. Since interracial love is...

Latest answer posted September 21, 2013 5:37 pm UTC

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Town and Country Lovers

I do think that Paulus is responsible for his babies death, because he poisons it. He was so concerned for his social standing, that he was horrified of the thought that a black woman was going to...

Latest answer posted March 18, 2007 11:35 pm UTC

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Town and Country Lovers

The cruelty of Apartheid is showcased spectacularly in the first half of this narrative, which deals with South Africa's ludicrous Immorality Act, which was one of the many laws of Apartheid. This...

Latest answer posted July 24, 2020 8:41 pm UTC

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Town and Country Lovers

I believe you're referring to the character of Mrs. Gibbs from Thornton Wilder's play Our Town, as there are no characters of that name in "Town and Country Lovers." Mrs. Gibbs, the doctor's wife,...

Latest answer posted May 24, 2019 7:05 am UTC

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