He finds it bothersome to travel all the way to his mother's nursing home. That, and it would mean having to take up one of his days where he rests. Not to mention that he and his mother were never really close and she was happy there anyways.
Does Meursault give an explanation for wanting/not wanting to see the open casket? Why would someone respond in this way? In your opinion, is this normal behavior?
Describe Meursault’s dream-like experience beginning on page 9. What is happening?
He is dozing off, then waking up again. He is half-asleep and notices things, but he doesn't care for them. There were men making funny noises with their cheeks, and a man sleeping on a chair.
What are three (3) of Meursault’s last thoughts of the burial?