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Brought from Bondage

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Heart of Darkness

What is Kipling’s purpose in using the line “Why brought he us from bondage,/Our loved Egyptian night? (lines 39-40)

A

To show the natives’ hypocritical thinking.

B

To emphasize the natives’ lack of gratitude.

C

To insinuate the natives are not truly free.

D

To imply imperialists only cause more harm.

E

To suggest imperialists enslave the natives.