Question: English & Literature

Why did the Ancient Mariner shoot the albatross?
In English & Literature | Asked by bookragstutor
Asked from the The Rime of the Ancient Mariner study pack
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The Ancient Mariner shot the albatross for no good reason but that he could. He was angry that the wind was not right and they were moving slowly on the water. Without thought or care he killed something that was innocent and he, consequently, pays the price. 

MHood2 | 1338 days ago

Yes thats right actually ancient mariner shoot albatross because of lack of wind and the boat were going to the north instead of South 

(guest) | 172 days ago