Question: English & Literature

How is the theme of courage treated in A Farewell to Arms?
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Almost all of the characters exhibit some form of bravery and courage in A Farewell to Arms. Set against the backdrop of World War 1. The world seems to be coming apart at the seams, and yet each character finds a way to do the right thing and to enjoy happiness whenever and wherever they may find it (no matter how brief that might be). It is treated as a binding thread (motif) that runs through the entire novel. 

MHood2 | 550 days ago