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The Remains of the Day

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English Customs

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In the very opening pages of the novel, Mr. Stevens thought Mr. Farraday was not well-acquainted with British conventions.

Why?

A

Mr. Farraday’s humor tended to be too subtle.

B

Mr. Farraday’s slang struck Mr. Stevens as unbecoming of an employer.

C

Mr. Farraday expected to have the billiards room kept open through the morning hours.

D

Mr. Farraday suggested a holiday break for Mr. Stevens and offered his own car for a trip.

E

Mr. Farraday routinely addressed Mr. Stevens by his first name.