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Friends and Enemies

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Three Questions, Leo Tolstoy, 1885

What is the purpose of paragraph 23 (lines 95-104)?

A

To explain why the man was brutally attacked and nearly killed.

B

To emotionally connect the King with the man he had saved the night before.

C

To suggest that saving a man's life means that he is indebted to you for the remainder of his.

D

To contextualize the reason as to why the King's enemy changed overnight.