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Which of the following details from paragraph five contributes to the motif of decay?

A

"A deputation waited upon her, knocking at the door through which no visitor had passed since she ceased giving china-painting lessons eight or ten years earlier."

B

"They were admitted by the old Negro into a dim hall from which a stairway mounted into still more shadow."

C

"It smelled of dust and disuse -- a close, dank smell."

D

"The Negro led them into the parlor."

E

"It was furnished in heavy, leather-covered furniture."

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