A. Culture. -Everyone’s culture is different is different, how they perform and live their lives is up to them. B. Family. -Being around friends and. This story based on magic realism shows the power of love and sweetness of life. It captures the gratitude of the children toward their parents. It is summary about Life is Sweet at Kumansenu story from “Flax-Golden Tales”.

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We have read such supernatural concept in many texts. He had come to thank her for giving short still sweet life for him.

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Sold by Patricia McCormick. So it can be concluded that Abioseh, the author of this story, used characterization through speech and through appearance to interpret the theme that life should not be taken for granted. Form the cultural and spiritual aspects the story is heart melting. In this story symbolism provides foreshadowing and represents the emotions of the characters.

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As Meji taught Asi how to open gold locket. Therefore, symbolism is one element which serves to demonstrate the theme of this story. Another element that shows the theme is the symbols of the story and how they represent death and the love a father has for his daughter. Bachelor LevelTribhuvan University Tag: Others had shuddered in sudden convulsions with burning skins and had rolled up their eyes and died.

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Please note that while we value your input, we cannot respond to every message. Program Links Program Reviews. Yet another way the author shows the theme through his use of imagery. The clean, round, blinding disk of sun and the blue sky covered and surrounded the small African village, Kumansenu.


When Bola went to market Meji took his daughter for a long walk up to sweey secretly. Your email is never sweeg nor shared.

Irony is defined as the contrast between our expectations and reality. This is a form of characterization in that it shows how much Bola cared about her son and wanted him to enjoy the essence of life.

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They all became surprised about his arrival there. Asi asked many questions to father he cunningly answered them. Bola asked Meji about bad smell of dead body in the room that Liff convinced her telling that it might be dead rat. After the offer to graveyard they came back home secretly. Later in the story, we find out that Meji is actually dead and visiting his mother as a ghost. Form another angle we llfe easily say that this story has captured the gratitude of children to their parents.

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In a small mud house kumanesnu widow Bola used to live with her seven years granddaughter Asi. There is strong bond of love from son to mother and vice-versa. The setting describes the surroundings around the character and the area in which the character lives or spends a kumasenu of time.

I have a lot from the people about their contact with ghosts, spirit etc. At night there was heavy rain. When Bola was preparing food Asi was skipping outside. It might be trying to give the superstitious cultural tradition of African country. This article has 2 comments. Works Cited Nicol, Kumajsenu. Enter your email address: Beside cultural exercise there are many more disagreeable points.


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When Bola and Meji met they showed a strong ,umansenu bond of love between them. This story is set in a small African village, Kumansenu. Secondly, the theme can be seen in the uses of characterization throughout the story. Because of this, irony is clearly one way in which the author presents the theme. This story reminded me my villagers who believe that after death spirit, comes to house and scares the people much like Nepali superstitious people the people of Africa believe on spirit, rebirth and such thing.

Also, if you have a comment about a particular piece of work on this website, please go to the page where that work is displayed and post a comment on it. Therefore, the author used a unique setting to describe the theme of the story.

Do present world people have such faith about spirit? The Contest by Gordan Korman. Despite of him Bola felt very happy getting chance of giving birth of such son and gave him chance to born again.

He was presented there not physically rather spiritually.