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“Addie Bundren could not want a better one, a better  box to lie in. It will give her confidence and comfort. I go on to the house followed by the

                                                                                                                           Chuck.      Chuck.     Chuck.

of the adze.”

Faulkner, William. As I Lay Dying. New York: Vintage Books, 1990. Print.

Notes: I liked the placement and spacing of the “chucks”. I read it in my head slower and more pronounced, which I think is probably what Faulkner was going for.