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Archetypes 1

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Which of the following quotations represents an archetype still held today in Western society?

A

"Whoever remains
for long here in this earthly life
will enjoy and endure more than enough" (1059-1061).

B

"His fatal departure
was regretted by no-one who witnessed his trail" (840-841).

C

"There was panic after dark, people endured raids in the night, riven by the terror" (192-193).

D

"He was a peerless king
until old age sapped his strength and did him
mortal harm" (1885-1887).

E

"That hand-picked troop
broke ranks and ran for their lives" (2597-2598).