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But I wasn't sure if I should smoke, under the circumstances— in Mother's
presence. I thought it over; really, it didn't seem to matter, so I offered the keeper a
cigarette, and we both smoked. After a while he started talking again. "You know,
Smoking was forbidden, they informed me. That, perhaps, was what got me down
the most; in fact, I suffered really ... even to smoke; it could have done no one any
harm. Later on, I understood the idea behind it; this privation, too, was part of ...
Replying to questions, he said that I'd declined to see Mother's body, I'd smoked
cigarettes and slept, and drunk cafe au hit. It was then I felt a sort of ... They got
the doorkeeper to repeat what he had said about the coffee and my smoking.
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The Stranger by Albert Camus 1946 4.0 / 5.0 'The Stranger' is considered a classic novel by French author, Albert Camus. Philosophical, this book explores the absurdity of the world, and profound ... Read full review
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This is an absurd story, which is written in a choppy matter of fact style. The author attempts to make jest at religion, justice, and life. He makes some points regarding the inevitability of death ... Read full review