What does the theme of interlopers from the quote “there are better things in life than getting the better of a boundary dispute” suggest about how the two men have spent their lives?

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"The Interlopers" is a short story written by Saki, the pen name of British writer Hector Hugh Munro. The story centers on two men from rival families. Their hatred for one another blinds them to the important things in life, like life itself.

Georg Znaeym and Ulrich von Gradwitz hate each other with a passion. The origin of this hatred is a generations-long dispute over a piece of land that each of them claims. This dispute over property dates...

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