In The Death of Ivan Ilych, would you call Ivan somewhat of a religious man? Sum up his goals in life, his attitude, and his values. How do they change in the story?

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No, Ivan is not a religious man, but upon his death he has an epiphany which transforms him. He lived a normal life, trying to follow the middle-class expectations of success.  He really didn't love his wife, and his values were materialistic, exemplified by him remodeling his house to look exactly like the homes of others in his social position. His relations with people have the semblance of friendliness, but he never develops any close or...

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