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Waterland - Chapter 40 Summary & Analysis

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Chapter 40 Summary

"A Feeling in the Guts"

Tom Crick returns to his conversation with Price in this one page chapter. He tells Price that he and Mary decided to go to Martha Clay (who is revealed in a later chapter) to solve the pregnancy - Tom Crick refers to this story as a "fairy tale."

Chapter 40 Analysis

This chapter sets up the longer chapter "About the Witch," detailing Mary's abortion by Martha Clay.

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