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It seems that Peyton Farquhar attempts to destroy the Owl Creek Bridge because he believes that its destruction would injure the Union war effort and aid the Confederacy.
As a slave owner, "he was naturally an original secessionist and ardently devoted to the Southern cause." He didn't want to join the army, likely due to his "imperious nature"—in other words, he doesn't like to take orders—but he is interested in finding an "opportunity for distinction:"...
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