Related Topics

A Fall of Marigolds Themes & Motifs

Susan Meissner
This Study Guide consists of approximately 59 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of A Fall of Marigolds.
This section contains 2,196 words
(approx. 6 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Fall of Marigolds Study Guide

Closure

In A Fall of the Marigolds, both main characters learn that one cannot continue forward with life until they have properly dealt with - found closure with - the past.

Taryn experiences issues with closure when her husband, Kent, died in the World Trade Center Attacks. Taryn not only lost the marigolds scarf that day in the chaotic aftermath, but she also never got to say goodbye to her husband. Taryn has felt both apprehension and eagerness to find the scarf again because she feels conflicted about it. Finding the scarf would resolve one of the central mysteries of that day.

Towards the end of the novel, Mick Demetrou is able to locate Taryn and tell her that he has the scarf. Seeing Mick offers some closure for Taryn. She is also reunited with the scarf and is ultimately given it by the wealthy customer who...

(read more)

This section contains 2,196 words
(approx. 6 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Fall of Marigolds Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
A Fall of Marigolds from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook