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...ks Xavier forcing Xavier to kill Elijah, Xavier says, “You’ve gone mad. There is no coming back from where you’ve travelled” (Boyden, 370). A fierce and emotional battle that occurs between the men, Elijah admitting his mistakes that he has done while fighting, Elijah dies in peace. Xavier killed someone that he only wanted to protect. The loss of close characters contrast personalities between Paul and Xavier, as Xavier has lost someone very close to him provoking hatred and guilt. In the end, Xavier suffers from depression from the loss of his best friend with severe injures where he has become addicted to morphine and can’t live without it.
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