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used in The Sound and the Fury

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making fun of


not real
  • He lookedbeneathboth seats and stood again for a while, cursing, seeing himself mocked by his own triumphing.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (75% in)
  • ...over until after the honeysuckle got all mixedup in it the whole thing came to symbolisnight and unrest I seemed to be lyingneither asleep nor awake looking down a long corridor of gray halflight where allstable thingshad become shadowy paradoxical all I had done shadows all Ihad felt suffered taking visible form antic and perverse mocking without relevance inherent themselves with the denial of the significance they should have affirmed thinking I was I was not who wasnot was not who.
    2 — June 2, 1910 (90% in)

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