How significant is Sarah's view of Tom environment?

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How significant is Sarah's view of Tom environment?

Post by Mansuru Usmanu » 25 Oct 2017, 06:19

Sarah Cooley tells Tom she lives at the end of the earth. All she sees is dripping forest, tall trees, rain and wind. with such a frightful livelihood unveiled by Sara Cooley, what do you thing will become of her living with Tom in this environment???

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Post by jonaya » 25 Oct 2017, 06:33

Sarah was once involved to places like those by her father so the significant is that She already had a positive altitude towards any environment as she was once exposed to that

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Post by Mansuru Usmanu » 25 Oct 2017, 10:47

her sense of surprise is a sign of dislike for her father's environment. to her, it seems like a forest because she only sees trees. now, if she is to live with her grandfather Tom, what will become of her and this environment she has a sense of dislike for?

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Post by Momiji1987 » 18 Dec 2017, 19:15

I think she'll come to appreciate the nature and beauty of her ancestry. It will bring her closer to her roots.

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Post by onixpam » 06 Apr 2018, 09:36

In the beginning, she dislikes all that she saw, but across the story, she became a new person and sees everything in a different way.

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Post by Espie » 25 May 2018, 06:24

Mansuru Usmanu wrote:
25 Oct 2017, 06:19
Sarah Cooley tells Tom she lives at the end of the earth. All she sees is dripping forest, tall trees, rain and wind. with such a frightful livelihood unveiled by Sara Cooley, what do you thing will become of her living with Tom in this environment???
There may have been initial hiccups in their familial ties but I reckon that Sarah will ultimately realise how she is better off with her grandfather than anywhere else.
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Post by Espie » 25 May 2018, 06:33

jonaya wrote:
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Sarah was once involved to places like those by her father so the significant is that She already had a positive altitude towards any environment as she was once exposed to that
The initial strains between Sarah and Tom wasn't because of Tom's irresponsibility or disdain of looking after his grandchild. Enjoying fantastical tales but not believing that such are true is not just a pragmatic grandfather's reaction and could be a more expected response than what Sarah believed it to be. This is a sign of Tom's sense of responsibility. It could be noted that he was so adamant at the start that bringing Sarah over is not a good idea but still felt compelled not to leave Sarah behind if there is no better option. This is an indication that he cared for his grandkid. Both instances show that Sarah was better off with Tom.
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Post by Espie » 25 May 2018, 06:34

Mansuru Usmanu wrote:
25 Oct 2017, 10:47
her sense of surprise is a sign of dislike for her father's environment. to her, it seems like a forest because she only sees trees. now, if she is to live with her grandfather Tom, what will become of her and this environment she has a sense of dislike for?
Sarah is still young and on her way to learning more about life. She' can develop her views for the better.
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Post by Espie » 25 May 2018, 06:37

onixpam wrote:
06 Apr 2018, 09:36
In the beginning, she dislikes all that she saw, but across the story, she became a new person and sees everything in a different way.
Sarah may be in her teens still but her past has honed her into a headstrong young woman in her own right, quick to learn and adapt to what she encounters and experiences.
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