Why did the author not dismiss Bartleby when he replied, “I would prefer not to” a few days after his joining the author’s office?

Or Why did the author not take any violent measure to dismiss Bartleby from service when he said, “I would prefer not to” to call for performing his duty? Or What considerations induced the author to reconcile himself to Bartleby for some time, but to take some action at last? Answer: Despite Bartleby’s constant refusal Read More

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