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The most notable element of the story is the contrast between the vigorous narrative movement and the protagonist’s static life.

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Unlike the tree, however, he offers his wife practical solutions but no sense of comfort or protection. Learn more at Author Central. Print this article Print all entries for this topic Cite this article. In a powerful image her room shrinks before our eyes as she becomes aware of an enormous skyscraper that has replaced the tree. Retrieved December 31, from Encyclopedia.

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High to Low Avg. The end of the music recalls the sound of the ax and the fall of the tree, and the auditorium lights evoke for the reader the “terrifying” glare that overtakes the room. At this point in the story Bombal presents the tree in an archetypal light as a “world submerged in an aquarium” and as a refuge for the neighborhood birds.

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As she looks out the window, a narrow alley offers the picture of a bright red service station and of boys playing soccer, reminders of the progressive and practical modern world to which the natural, illusory life is sacrificed.


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