Atonement - Study Guide Part 1, Chapter 14 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 68 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Atonement.
This section contains 852 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Atonement Study Guide

Lola is put to bed to await a doctor, leaving Briony with the adults, who listen to her as the grown-up she feels herself to be. Police arrive and find Briony their only available source. Briony's words and tears testify against Robbie and call out to the chief inspector for acceptance and comfort. Marshall comes in from searching and is briefed by the inspectors, who he treats with condescension. Plainclothesmen interview Marshall, Emily and Leon. Having sedated Lola, Dr. McLaren looks briefly at Briony and departs. Cecilia, who would normally take charge in such a situation, is sunk in private misery and paces room to room, speaking to no one, chain smoking and twisting a handkerchief. She glares at Briony through bloodshot eyes. No one says so, but they all await Robbie's return. Leon and Marshall prepare a map to guide a renewed search for...

(read more from the Part 1, Chapter 14 Summary)

This section contains 852 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Atonement Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Atonement from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.