Essays Tagged: "strange visitor"

Symbolism Of The Loon In Thoreau's Walden

as on the surface, and swam much faster there."� Similarly, Thoreau has arrived at Walden, a strange visitor from another sphere. The loon can be compared to Thoreau's own quest for complete in ... know his course as surely under water as on the surface, and swam much faster there." The loon is a stranger who, unlike most strangers, knows "surely" where he needs to go and how to get there. Athou ...

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Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American