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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 53

Section 5 (757-758)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 53.5

One day the noted Uyghur troublemaker Al Mar-Fuad showed up in English hunting tweeds and a deerstalker cap turned sidewise, with a sort of ultimatum in which one might just detect that difficulty with the prevocalic r typical of the British upper class.

Against the Day, p. 757