The lawyer is sent to New Mullion to serve summons on a person named Oliver Lutkins who was needed as a witness in a law case. He had expected the place to be a sweet and simple country village.
Why is the lawyer sent to New mullion?
Answer: The lawyer was sent to New Mullion to serve a summons on Oliver Lutkins, who was needed as a witness in a law case.
Why was the lawyer sent to New mullion Why could the lawyer not complete his work on that day?
Explanation: The lawyer is being sent to New Mullion to catch Oliver Lutkins on whom he had to serve summons. At first, he finds New Mullion a sweet and simple rural place. However, on reaching New Mullion, his expectations were broken.
Why was the narrator sent to New mullion the second time?
Explanation: The narrator was sent to the New Mullion to find Oliver lutkin. The first time he went to find him, he was befooled by Oliver and his mother but he did not know. He went back and told his boss that he did not find Oliver.
Who accompanied him on his trip to New mullion the second time?
Answer: He went back and told his boss that he did not find Oliver. His boss asked him to go to Mullion tomorrow again but this time with a person who knew Oliver. He did the same and when he reached there he was told by the person who knew Oliver that , the person he was befooled by, was no one else but Oliver.
What did Bill say about Lutkins mother?
Bill told the lawyer that he knew Lutkins’ mother. He said that she was a terror. He narrated an incident when he took a trunk to her once and she almost took his skin off because he did not treat it like a box of eggs. He also said that she was about nine feet tall and four feet thick.
What really hurt the feeling of narrator in the story the hack driver?
What really hurt the feelings of the narrator in the story, ‘The Hack Driver’ ? Answer: The narrator was under the impression that the country people were honest, simple and helpful. Such impression made him gullible because he was easily befooled by the hack driver who himself was Oliver Lutkins.
What does the lawyer say about Lutkins?
What does Bill say about Lutkins? Answer: Bill told the lawyer that Lutkins was a hard person to find as he was always busy in some activity or the other. He owed money to many people, including Bill, and had never paid back anybody. He also said that Lutkins played a lot of poker and was good at deceiving people.
Do we come across persons like Lutkins?
Do we come across persons like Lutkins only in fiction or do we encounter them in real life as well? You can give examples from fiction, or narrate an incident that you have read in the newspaper, or an incident from real life. Answer: Persons like Lutkins are found in real life as well.
What is the moral of the story the hack driver?
`The Hack Driver’ is the story of a very cunning manipulator Bill (Oliver Lutkins). It also shows that appearances are often deceptive. Once, the narrator, a junior clerk in a law firm, had to go to New Mullion to serve a summon to Oliver Lutkins.
Why did the hack driver helped the narrator?
Explanation: The hack driver offered to help the narrator to look for Oliver Lutkins as he thought of playing a prank on the narrator. The hack driver himself was the Lutkins. When he came to know that the narrator had never seen Lutkins, he planned to make fool of the narrator.
How does Lutkins befool the lawyer?
Lutkins was a jolly-natured and fun-loving person. When he got to know that the lawyer came to the village searching for him, he came up with a plan to befool him. Apart from that, he found the lawyer young, gullible, inexperienced. So he befooled him by posing as Bill and made fun of him in front of all the villagers.
Who kneels to another?
Not one kneels to another, nor to his kind That lived thousands of years ago, Not one is respectable or unhappy over the whole earth. 1.
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How did Lutkins mother treat the lawyer?
When Bill told to the lutkin’s mother that the narrator is a lawyer and he come here to search her property. Lutkin’s mother invited them in kitchen and took out an iron rode froM stove and threatened them to burn them by that . Then she chased them out and laughed on them.