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What could the adults in “The Rocking-Horse Winner,”by D.H.Lawrence have done to prevent Paul’s death?

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One might suggest that rather than what they "could do," the adults should have focused on what they could avoid doing that would have saved Paul from his early death.

Because of the fact that they "feel superior to everyone in the neighborhood," and so must always be living in a very fine style, the adults in the house are concerned entirely with money.  The father...

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