The Poets Row In his short story, The Open Boat, Stephen Crane shows us a Universe totally unconcerned with the affairs of domain; it is an indifferent Universe in which Man has to struggle to survive. The characters in the story come face to face with this indifference and be nearly overcome by Natures lack of concern. They survive and by dint of persistence and cooperation. The story opens with four men, known just as the captain, the oiler, the correspondent, and the cook, stranded in the ocean in a subtle boat.
Cranes descriptions in these opening scenes show right aside the uncongeniality of the men and the sea and natures lack of concern for their catastrophe: The birds sit comfortably in groups, and they were envied by some in the dingey, for the angriness of the sea was no more to them than it was to a lot of prairie chickens a thousand miles inland. The men are in a dread(a) situation, but nature continues in its ways careless(predicate) of what might run a risk to them. The Sun co...If you want to get a full essay, mark it on our website: OrderCustomPaper.com
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