After reading"Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening," the reader believes that it is ordinary for an individual to be stopping by woods on a snowy evening.
Title: The Death of the Moth, and Other Essays Author: Virginia Woolf * A Project Gutenberg Australia e Book * e Book No.: 1203811Language: English Date first posted: October 2012 Date most recently updated: October 2012 Project Gutenberg Australia e Books are created from printed editions which are in the public domain in Australia, unless a copyright notice is included.
Forster is concluding that a person should think before they obligate themselves to something, just as one would consider being baptized.
His conscious is forcing him to realize the negative effects the wood has on him. Property produces men of weight, and it was a man of weight that failed to get into the Kingdom of Heaven.
A few years ago I wrote a book which dealt in part with the difficulties of the English in India.
Feeling that they would have had no difficulties in India themselves, the Americans read the book freely. But these --it is so very small and contains no mineral wealth beyond the blackberries. Henessy's bird took alarm for the second time and flew clean away from us all, under the belief that it belonged to itself.
And, if it does, should I not own it best by allowing no one else to walk there?
There is a wood near Lyme Regis, also cursed by a public footpath, where the owner has not hesitated on this point.
You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg Australia Licence which may be viewed online at Note The Death of the Moth Evening Over Sussex: Reflections in a Motor Car Three Pictures Old Mrs. The Letters of Henry James George Moore The Novels of E. Forster Middlebrow The Art of Biography Craftsmanship A Letter to a Young Poet Why?
Grey Street Haunting: A London Adventure Jones and Wilkinson "Twelfth Night" At the Old Vic Madame de Sévigné The Humane Art Two Antiquaries: Walpole and Cole The Rev William Cole The Historian and "The Gibbon" Reflections at Sheffield Place The Man at the Gate Sara Coleridge "Not One of Us" Henry James: 1. Professions for Women Thoughts on Peace in an Air Raid It is ten years since Virginia Woolf published her last volume of collected essays, The Common Reader: Second Series.