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Life of Pi - Study Guide Part 2 Chapter 56 Summary & Analysis

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Part 2 Chapter 56 Summary

Pi thought about fear and its ability to destroy life. "It is life's only true opponent," Pi said. If fear is not dealt with, it will rattle your foundation and spread throughout your soul like a cancer. Fear must be repressed and its darkness exposed by the light of day.

Part 2 Chapter 56 Analysis

Pi is trying to impart some wisdom from life lessons learned in this chapter. The entire chapter speaks about the power of fear. Unrepressed fear has the power to destroy hope and faith. At this point in Pi's story he must defy death once again by acknowledging his fear exposing it and not allowing it to defeat him.

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