Samuel Beckett
Digital Manuscript Project
Krapp's Last Tape / La Dernière Bande

MS-HRC-SB-5-4

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Segment 1

TAPE

(a) "Thirty-nine ( )...apart from" ( )

(b) "My old weakness ( )...where mother lay" ( )

(c) "A-dying ( )...and the - " ( )

(d) "Bench ( )...and the fire" ( )

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Segment 2

(e) "Upper lake ( )...picking - " ( )

(f) "Gooseberries ( )...across her with - " ( )

(g) "My face ( )...never knew - " ( )

(h) "Such silence ( )...here I end - " ( )

(i) "This reel ( )...want them back" ( )

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Segment 3

MONTAGE
1 copy of (a) ( (a)
( (a) (b) (c) [] including drink one if recorded
1 copy of (c) ( (c)
( (d) [] including three taped "gabbles"
1 copy of (h) []( (g) (h)
( (e) (f) (g) [] plus drink two if recorded
1 copy of (f)(g) ( (f) (g) (h) (i)

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Segment 4

N.B. First interruption of listening a little later than text, i.e.
after "apart from" instead of "sound as a - " ()

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