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Meursault thinks about marriage

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Shortly after arriving at Masson's house and being introduced to him and his wife, Meursault says, "For the first time maybe, I really thought I was going to get married."

What is most likely to have spurred this comment?

A

Meursault is starting to feel the pressure Marie is exerting on him and would rather give in to it than resist.

B

Meursault is envious of Masson and his wife's happy marriage and their cozy bungalow.

C

Meursault senses that Raymond likes Marie and wants to make sure Raymond doesn't try to seduce her.

D

Meursault is growing tired of his purposeless life and wants to give it some structure and meaning.

E

Meursault sees that events are unfolding in such a way that he and Marie will simply wind up married.