What do Kurtz's last words (The horror! The horror!) mean in Heart of Darkness?

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First of all, the statement is 'beautifully ambiguous.' That means that it can mean a number of things, all at the same time. Professors love that kind of thing! So you can intrpret 'The horror! The horror!' as a comment by Kurtz on the ultimate frustration of a man who had 'great plans' but can not live to accomplish them. His soul 'encompases all things' but his flesh is weak. It can also be interpreted as his last words on the colonial enterprise in Africa, which Heart of Darkness is clearly critical of. But mostly it is an existential comment by an ubermunch, or...

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