Digital Manuscript ProjectKrapp's Last Tape / La Dernière Bande
 (pause) False ring there. (pause) Shadows of the
opus...magnum. Closing with a - (brief laugh)
- yelp to Providence. (prolonged laugh in which
KRAPP joins) What remains of all that misery?
 A girl in a shabby green coat, on a railway-station
 - back on the year that is gone,with what I hope is
perhaps a glint of the old eye to come, there is of
course the house on the canal where mother lay a-
dying, in the late autumn, after her long viduity.
(KRAPP gives a start) and the -
 (KRAPP switches off, winds back tape
a little, bends his ear closer to machine,
Krapp's Last Tape / La Dernière Bande © 2015 Samuel Beckett Digital Manuscript Project.
Editors: Dirk Van Hulle and Vincent Neyt