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  • That will give his eyes time to adapt-I suppose he has reflexes like ours, and we don’t want to blind him.
  • Perhaps not, thought Jan: eighty years was a long time, and though he was young and adaptable, he might find it hard to understand all the changes that had come to pass.

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  • This passage is adapted from Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man ©1952.

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