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...ivision of humanity into good and evil is no longer useful and the transcendence of the need for retribution is the goal” (362). With Woland, Bulgakov sends the message that humanity falls into a grey area and that one needs to show compassion to their fellow human beings instead of always seeking vengeance.
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