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Essay | The Victorian's Quest

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The Victorian's Quest

Summary: Describes how Victorian authors often used the idea of a quest in their works. Modern day authors have used this influence on numerous works. Lord Tennyson, Robert Browning, and Zora Neale Hurston are three authors who have used the idea of a quest. This essay explore the use of a quest among the authors' works.
Webster defines a quest as "the act or an instance of seeking or pursuing something; a search." Victorians seemed to like the idea of a quest and often based their works on a quest. Lord Tennyson, Robert Browning, and Zora Neale Hurston are three authors who use the idea of a quest in their works.

In Tennyson's poem, "Ulysses", Ulysses is searching for what all people search for in the end, his peak to speak. This is the time in his life when he is all that he could be and more than he should have been. His life has grown stale and he begins to grow family issues. Though he loves his family, he does not understand how they can stand much less be happy with their sedate way of life. However, he is willing to acknowledge that it is their way. Then the time comes...

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