Beloved

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Supernatural
'she had new skin, lineless and smooth.'
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Supernatural
'The water she voided was endless'
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Supernatural
'watching her drink cup after cup of water.' (Beloved)
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Supernatural, Boundaries, The past, Gender
'A fully dressed woman walked out of the water' (beloved's growth)
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Boundaries
'...gazed at sethe with sleepy eyes.'
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Supernatural
'Sethe was licked, tasted, eaten by Beloved's eyes'
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The double
'their two shadows clashed and crossed on the ceiling like black swords.' (strength,shadow-blurring)
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Supernatural
'It was an unexpected pleasure' (telling stories to Beloved)
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Blurring boundaries between the past and present
'In the dark, in the daytime...it was a long time' (typical gothic images)
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Gender
'Women stopped crying...men sat and cried' (extreme emotional states, gender fluidity)
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Past
'The circle of iron chocked it' (Beloved choking Sethe, treatment of black slaves)
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Past
'massage away the pain' (Beloved helping sethe come to terms with the past)
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Doubt
'Reasonable, she thought' (contrasting images)
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Double/ Supernatural
'no sight or sound of Beloved' (links to harker, no reflection of dracula)
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Double
Beloved is the darkness in Denver's unconcious 'me. its me'
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Supernatural
'Denver watches as Beloved bends over, curls up and rocks'
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Card 2

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'The water she voided was endless'

Back

Supernatural

Card 3

Front

'watching her drink cup after cup of water.' (Beloved)

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

'A fully dressed woman walked out of the water' (beloved's growth)

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

'...gazed at sethe with sleepy eyes.'

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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