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A Feeling of Connection: Anthony Burgess and His Characters

Anthony Burgess tells his story through his characters, in a way that makes him stand out among writers. Many writers of fiction tell their stories primarily through the narrator’s voice, and characters are presented to the reader through this medium. 614 more words

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The Corrupt and Counterfeit Conscience

Anthony Burgess
Treatise on Original Sin
Part 3, chapter 2, sections 4-5.

“…their thoughts the mean while accusing or else excusing one another2,854 more words

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“‘We’d like to touch the stars,’ they cried, and, after,

‘We’ve got to touch the stars. But how?’ An able-brained ******* told them: ‘Build the…

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The Conscience Blinded by Original Sin

Anthony Burgess
Treatise on Original Sin
Part 3, chapter 2, sections 2-3.

SECT. II.

A Discovery of the Pollution of Every Man’s Conscience by Original Sin. 3,158 more words

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Unwrite

We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.

-Anthony Burgess

Quotes

The Nature of Conscience and its Corruption

Anthony Burgess
Treatise on Original Sin
Part 3, chapter 2, section 1.

But even their mind, and conscience is defiled.
(Titus 1:15).

Hitherto we have been discovering original sin as seated in the understanding, the metropolis (as it were) of the soul. 2,854 more words

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Pollution of the Mind With Original Sin

Anthony Burgess,
Treatise on Original Sin,
Part 3, chapter 1, section 4.

And be ye renewed in the spirit of your mind.” (Ephesians 4:23). 6,885 more words

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