Surname 1Student:Professor:Course:Date:The Journey of Self DiscoveryThe novelSulaby Morrisondescribes social issues people face as they grow up whichdetermine their relationship with other people. One of the main themes in the novel is that ofjourney to self-discovery. It is portrayed by two main characters in the novel: Sula and Nel. Thelives of these two characters are different and are determined by their relationship with societyand their parents. Although they face the same issues in society, their journey to self-discovery isdifferent. By comparing the lives of the two characters, we will show how the journey to self-discovery can be different for people. The lifestyle and choices of Sula and Neil portray thesimilarities and differences between the characters in their journey to self-discovery.Sula and Nel are both young women who expect to be independent in the future and havea better life. However, despite them being women, they face various challenges in their journeyof self-discovery. For both characters, the journey to self-discovery is not smooth. First, Nel isfrom a white background whose mother is very strict and has set various rules to adhere to.