Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

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What is the relevance of the man in the pink pyjamas in Heart of Darkness?

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The pilgrim in the pink pyjamas serves a single purpose, to show the difference between Marlow , who is a man of action, and the detached philosophies of other Whites in the Congo, who consider themselves above crude affairs. He appears first to worry about the native attack, and takes no action when other passengers take steps to defend themselves against possible...

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There is absolutely no relevance.

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