The Open Boat Essay | Stephen Crane "the Open Boat"

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Stephen Crane "the Open Boat"

Summary: Compares the attitudes of various characters towards the sea during their ordeal in Stephen Crane's "The Open Boat". Analyzes the conflict between humans and nature.
In Stephen Crane's "The Open Boat," the four men underwent an experience in which they endured the forces of the sea that caused them to change their perception of nature and ultimately brought them to see the conflict between humanity and the natural world. In the beginning, faced with the restless sea, the four men felt that outside help existed somewhere. The cook was the most certain that they would be rescued. In his argument with the correspondent, the cook told him, "There is a house of refuge...and as soon as they see us they'll come off in their boat and pick us up" (NA, 358). Soon after they saw the lighthouse, the four men were optimistic that their destiny was not to die, and that somehow another power, in the form of rescuers, would help them combat the forces of nature and...

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