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Flashcards in Appearance And Reality Deck (7):
1

A: "N h i t s-b, F."

Arthur: "No heroes in that scrap-book, Francis."

Arthur shows that maybe he doesn't believe in heroism after all.

2

F: "T v k t u p o m f i s."

Francis: "The visor keeps the upper part of my face in shadow."

Francis goes to great lengths to keep his appearance hidden.

3

L: "D b h t a h e, n o u d o t r."

Larry: "Dazzled by his talent and his energy, none of us dwelt on the rumours."

Nobody suspects that there could be such a big difference between Larry's appearance and his true self.

4

N: "M m a f? I w h k t, r t f e."

Nicole: "My mother and father? It would have killed them, ruined them forever."

Nicole keeps her encounter with Larry a secret from Larry.

5

Arthur: "Y a g h"

"N h i t s-b F"

Arthur: "You're a goddam hero"

Arthur tells Francis, and potentially himself, about heroism.

6

S M: "W a h s."

Sister Mathilde: "We all have secrets."

Foreshadowing the fact that we can't judge any of the characters in the book at face value.

7

"F W."

"Frenchtown Warriors."

This is the name of the scrapbook kept at the St Jude's Club that features Larry and Francis. The name warrior suggests a certain type of majesty when we know that that is far from the truth.