Norwegian Wood Setting & Symbolism

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The Meadow

When Toru goes to visit Naoko in the sanatorium, they go walking together in a meadow. This walk is important to Toru, and it's one of the times when he's closest to Naoko.

The Field Well

When Naoko and Toru are walking in the meadow, Naoko tells Toru of the "field well," a deep well hidden in the grass of the meadow. No one knows where the field well is, and no one finds it without falling in and dying.

The Private Dormitory

Toru lives in an inexpensive private dormitory while he attends college.

The Streets of Tokyo

Toru and Naoko endlessly walk the streets of Tokyo on their Sundays together during the first year after they meet again while they are in college. Both have come to Tokyo to get away from their old life.

The Firefly

Storm Trooper gives Toru a firefly in a...

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