Forty-five years ago in her childhood hometown of Güllen, Claire
START: I own those too. The factories, Pückenried Valley, Peterson’s barn, the town, street by street, house by house. I had my agents buy the whole mess and shut every business down.
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END: You want to join the dance? Only paying customers merit respect. And believe me, I’ll pay. Güllen for a murder, boom times for a corpse. Get moving, you two!
Dürrenmatt, Friedrich, Selected Writings Volume 1: Plays, “The Visit,” The University of Chicago Press, 2006, pp. 95-96.
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