CliffsNotes on Conrad's Victory

CliffsNotes on Conrad's Victory

CliffsNotes on Conrad's Victory

CliffsNotes on Conrad's Victory

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Axel Heyst, born of titled Swedish parents and raised in England, accepts his philosopher father’s concept that life is essentially evil and that participation in it can only increase the evil and involve a man in trouble. The elder Heyst has taught his son that one’s only condescension to life should be to watch it from a detached distance, never to partake in its action.

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