Echo and Narcissus In the myth Echo and Narcissus by Roger Lancelyn green. The theme is about not being be self centered or you will die of loneliness. Echo could not talk to Narcissus. Echo was the most beautiful. she was one of the most talkative. ( 1 Oreads)
In the begging they talk about have echo is the most beautiful and talkative. Echo was covering for Zeus when he would go down to earth and cheat on his wife Hera. In the middle Hera punished Echo by making it so that she could only talk to her friend and sister. Than Narcissus son of nymph stared to hunt in the north were echo and her sister lived. She look at him and fell in love with him but he could only love him self. In the end Narcissus got lost and could not find his way back to him friends so he called for help and echo responded. She could not go to him but she was so happy so she did any ways. She ran up to him and tried to hug/kiss him but and he would not let her touch him. Narcissus saw his refection and fell in love tried to gram him self and the water ruffled. He did not know it was him self. In the very end narcissus died and a flower blossomed were his was laying
Don't be self centered or you will die of loneliness like echo and narcissus do in echo and narcissus. Fresh white flower are most closely associated with purity and innocence. The delicate white blossoms represent honesty, purity and perfection.