Question: English & Literature

What did Helen mean by the expression,"I was like a ship before my education began"? Elaborate upon this example.

In English & Literature | Asked by bawleen sethi
Asked from the The Story of My Life (biography) study pack

Helen Keller is saying in the expression: I was like a ship before my education began, that she was like a vessel that had no compass, no direction. She was at the mercy of the waves and unable to make sense of any of it. 

MHood2 | 1299 days ago
That passage is very powerful because she is saying that she was quite close to her destiny without being able to know it, just as a ship might be close to land without being able to see it. Her destiny was to meet.. 1Z0-050 dumps
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