The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence:|
He could not move his arm. Presently Minnie, the little servant,
came upstairs with some tea.
"Your mother's nearly frightened me out of my wits--fainted away,"
He felt he could not bear it. His mother nursed him; he told
her about it.
"And now I should have done with them all," she said quietly.
"I will, mother."
She covered him up.
"And don't think about it," she said--"only try to go to sleep.
The doctor won't be here till eleven."
Sons and Lovers