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The lawyer's embarrassment

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What does the lawyer's embarrassment at having to ask Meursault if he was sad at his mother's funeral suggest about how Meursault's trial will unfold?

A

The prosecuting attorneys and the jury will probably shy away from such a sensitive topic.

B

Meursault will probably be able to gain sympathy from the jury.

C

The lawyer's embarrassment suggests that he will mount an ineffective defense.

D

Meursault's reaction to Maman's death, though unusual, will probably be treated as a personal matter.

E

The shooting of the Arab will likely be a matter of secondary importance at the trial.