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What does Mr. Wopsle say about "the prodigal?" Why did Dickens include this allusion?
Win were the companions of the prodigal. The gluttony of Swine is put before us, as an example to the young... What is detestable in a pig, is more detestable in a boy.
Thus the allusion to the Parable of the Prodigal Son is used by Wosple to make a deeply unfair criticism of Pip, by comparing him to the swine in that story and arguing that he is has the same gluttony as the swine, and is therefore deeply evil in the way he reacts to the "love" his sister shows him in bringing him up.
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