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Essay | Nature in "Ethan Frome" and "The Fall of the House of Usher"

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Nature in "Ethan Frome" and "The Fall of the House of Usher"

Summary: Descriptions of nature in "Ethan Frome" by Edith Warton and "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allen Poe are designed to further and explain the plot. In "Ethan Frome," Warton uses nature to symbolize Ethan and Mattie's love. in "The Fall of the House of Usher," Poe uses nature to describe the condition of the house and the property.
Edgar Allen Poe and Edith Warton both use nature in their stories, Ethan Frome and The Fall of the House of Usher, so that the reader can get a better idea of what is going on in the story. The use of nature allows the picture to become more apparent and detailed. It also helps express the feelings of the characters in the story. Nature makes the scene in the story seem so much more believable and real. Both of these stories are filled with quotes involving nature that make the reader more interested in what is happening to the characters.

In Ethan Frome, Warton uses nature mostly to symbolize love between Ethan and Mattie. The hill that they slide down at the end of the story symbolizes love because Ruth and Ned, the couple that is known...

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