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The Unvanquished, William Faulkner
Miz Rosa "Granny" Millard tells the officers at the Yankee encampment that she wants her trunk of silver tied with hemp rope, two darkies, and two mules. What does the general give to her with his compliments?
Choose the correct answer:Ten trunks tied with hemp rope, 110 Negroes of both sexes, and 110 Mississippi mules Nothing more than she asked for, two darkies, a trunk tied with hemp rope, and the two mules Nothing, he told her she is among the vanquished, that she needs to move on down the road. Four trunks, hemp rope missing, fifty Negroes, more women than men, and one sorry mule plus the regiment's fife and drum corp to accompany her back to Jefferson.
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