Meursault's Death

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To answer the question posed earlier, you must remove yourself from the act itself and focus on the person who committed it. While Raskolnikov's reason for the murder may be more heinous, his emotional repentance and rebirth afterword’s show a greater level of remorse than Meursault who did not care before, during, or after the murder. In a way, the physical copies of the books themselves prove this point. The emotions felt and conveyed by Raskolnikov took many more pages to explore and understand than the seemingly uncaring nature of Meursault, though both books take place over roughly the same period of time. This can be attributed to the fact that a human with flaws, a human who makes mistakes is easier to understand than one who is indifferent
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