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August 2, 2014

Homework Help: Literature

Posted by mysterychicken on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at 3:15pm.

'A symbol is a person, place, or thing, or an event that stands for itself and for something beyond itself as well. What do you think the abalone shells symbolize or represent? Consider how the narrator describes the outside of the shell as well as the shell's interior. Discuss the symbolism of shells and use examples from the selection to support your ideas.' - From Abalone, Abalone, Abalone

I read all the links writeacher gave me this morning and I think the shells symbolize peace in nature.? or something alomg those lines..is that alright?

-MC

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