Homework 2007_10_05 - Emily Ryan English 2020 Seneca...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Emily Ryan English 2020 Seneca account “The Story-Telling Stone” (17-20); Freneau’s “The Indian Burying Ground” (354-55). 10/05/07 “The Story-Telling Stone”: 1. Find and write a quotation that best states the life philosophy of Poyeshaon’s foster mother. Then explain it in your own words. Poyeshaon’s foster mother shows her life philosophy when she reminds Poyeshaon that “a good hunter always has a happy home.” This shows that she really believes that if a person succeeds in living well, then they will be happy. She encourages her foster son to kill as many birds as he can so that he will grow to be happy and healthy when he lives on his own. 2. In your own words, explain the attitude or philosophy of life the story-telling stone represents. The telling stone represents the idea that with history and stories you bring knowledge and respect for those who lived in the past. It stresses the importance of believing in something. There is some sacrifice attached to spirituality which seems to
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This homework help was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course ENGL 2010 taught by Professor Bradley during the Fall '07 term at Middle Tennessee State University.

Page1 / 2

Homework 2007_10_05 - Emily Ryan English 2020 Seneca...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online