A. Culture. -Everyone’s culture is different is different, how they perform and live their lives is up to them. B. Family. -Being around friends and. This story based on magic realism shows the power of love and sweetness of life. It captures the gratitude of the children toward their parents. It is summary about Life is Sweet at Kumansenu story from “Flax-Golden Tales”.
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Thus, in conclusion we can say that this African-Culture base story is really about the power of love and the gratitude of children to their parents. This story reminded me my villagers who believe that after death spirit, comes to house and scares the people much like Nepali superstitious people the people of Africa lite on spirit, rebirth and such thing.
More by this author Follow passionforpoetry As Meji taught Asi how to open gold locket. Form another angle we can easily say that this story has captured the gratitude of children kuamnsenu their parents. It is also made apparent because of the characterization that shows how sweet life is.
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Therefore, symbolism is kumannsenu element which serves to demonstrate the theme of this story. The Two Towers by J. As Meji died at the age of 30 and his spirit visited her. Even though Bola lost her single son still she was proud of her such ideal son. You may as well have it now Holt, Rinehart and Winston, At night there was heavy rain.
Email me when someone replies. Your email is never published nor shared. Meji, as a spirit had come not to scare Bola as their culture interpretation. The setting describes the surroundings around the character and the area us which the character lives or spends a lot of time. They all became surprised about his arrival there. Sold by Patricia McCormick. Works Cited Nicol, Abioseh.
When Bola was preparing food Asi was skipping outside. When Bola and Meji met they showed a strong spiritual bond of love between them. These links will automatically appear in your email. Suddenly Bola saw sseet son inside the house and became so much excited. He sees in her a love for life and wishes that he himself could be experiencing that sort of love.
For the love and care of old mother Meji had also left his seven years lovely daughter, Asi with Bola. Addai told Bola brought Lord gave birth him and he took back.
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Despite of him Bola felt very happy getting chance of giving birth of such son and gave him chance lfie born again. It figures out about life-affirming character of African people. The Contest by Gordan Korman. Program Links Program Reviews. Her son Megi was in government job as a clerk.
Send Us Site Feedback. Summer Program Reviews College Reviews. Bola asked Meji about bad smell of dead body kuumansenu the room that Meji convinced her telling that it might be dead rat.
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Some had swollen up and with weak, plaintive cries had faded away. But Meji made promise to Bola not to tell about his arrival to anyone. In locked door Bola saw Meji out but not wet in the rain. Choose what to email Which of your works would you like to tell your friends about?
Wrong email address or password! He slept whole day to next Saturday morning. So it can be concluded that Abioseh, the author of this story, used characterization through speech and through appearance to interpret the theme that life should not be taken for granted.
He was presented there not physically rather spiritually. Beside cultural exercise there are many more disagreeable points. On pagethis statement is made: Irony also contributes by showing how things are not always what we expect them to be, and that death may be closer than we realize. Yet another way the author shows swet theme through his use of imagery.