Visit the Thesaurus for More What is allegory? Our world abounds with allegory. We encounter it in stories, movies, songs, paintings—anywhere that symbolism is used. An allegory is a work of written, oral, or visual expression that uses symbolic figures, objects, and actions to convey truths or generalizations about human conduct or experience.
He lied down on the ground, with soot covering him, but with the smell of fresh nature, and the sound of peaceful silence surrounding him.
Montag stirred in his spot, feeling troubled, for it was too quiet.
With all the commotion going on previously in the city, it was baffling to hear absolutely no sound now. It was almost unbelievable, and Montag realized how uncanny this silence actually was. It was as if something harsh was about to occur, like in the horror movies.
It was the silence of death. Despite hearing the others get up from their spot and leave, Montag continued to lay there.
Reminded of a part of a novel he read not too long ago, Montag suddenly felt immense sorrow as he thought of Mildred. Why now, must he feel this sorrow, when Mildred apparently felt no sorrow for what happened to Montag?
Montag continued to ponder about this, even though it would be the common nature of everyone else to not care at all. As Montag continued to feel melancholy because of Mildred, he became distracted from the real world. Suddenly, Montag sat up, struggling to keep up with the events that were occurring, immediately feeling the presence of somebody there.
He turned abruptly towards the area the others would have been, but there was no one there. Fahrenheit Narrative We have so large base of authors that we can prepare a unique summary of any book.
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Montag dropped all of his thoughts on Mildred and was hypnotized by what appeared in front of him. As hundreds of military personnel were focused on him with nuclear rocket launchers, Montag thought of the other people who fled before him as he was resting.
He wondered if the thoughts he had about Mildred caused him to appear in a form worthy of not being alerted by this misfortune: His worry for what he was feeling caused Montag to become distracted from what was happening, thus causing him to become trapped by these people.
He instinctively attempted to find an opening between the people, but layers upon layers of humans provided none. He cursed upon his foolish pointless thoughts regarding his wife and stood there, in the center of danger, like a mouse waiting to become eaten by a starved snake.Some of history's most famous heroes have been immortalized in narrative poetry: King Arthur, Odysseus, and even Jed Clampett.
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What is allegory?. Our world abounds with allegory. We encounter it in stories, movies, songs, paintings—anywhere that symbolism is used.
An allegory is a work of written, oral, or visual expression that uses symbolic figures, objects, and actions to convey truths or .
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