To Build a Fire
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"To Build a Fire"
English 2 Honors
Theme: The theme of this story is that Nature is undiscerning; it is equally harsh on everyone. Textual Evidence: "He was losing his battle with frost. It was creeping in on him from all sides."
Tone: The tone of the story is knowing and distant. Textual Evidence: "It did not lead him to meditate upon his frailty as a creature of temperature, and upon man’s frailty in general..."
Mood: The mood of the story is suspenseful and foreboding. Evidence: "Once, coming around a bend he shied abruptly, like a startled horse, curved away from the place where he had been walking, and retreated several paces back along the trail. "
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