[ilds] RG Justine 1.7 -- the child

slighcl slighcl at wfu.edu
Tue Apr 17 18:59:52 PDT 2007

When he turns to the question of naming the nameless child, the narrator 

        Of course it will be Justine--who else? (1.7)

Why "of course"?  What does the choice tell us about the narrator?  Like 
"lovely Thérèse," at this early point in /Justine/, the reader really 
has precious little information with which to "combat that one."

Begging the question--


Charles L. Sligh
Department of English
Wake Forest University
slighcl at wfu.edu

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