{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Gateways and Pathways

Gateways and Pathways - Gateways and Pathways Gateway pg...

Info icon This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Gateways and Pathways Gateway: pg. 443 “I felt like one who had excaped a den of hungry lions. This state of mind, however, very soon subsided; and I was again seized with a feeling of great insecurity and loneliness… the loneliness overcame me.” I believe this is a gateway because it is a learning experience for Douglass. He is in the middle of a major city, but realizes that because he knows no one, he is completely alone. He adopts the motto “Trust no man” (pg. 443) because through these events, he has learned that he cannot trust anyone. Pathway: pg. 444 “I had been in New York but a few days, when Mr. Ruggles sought me out, and very kindly took me to his boarding-house at the corner of Church and Lespenard Streets.” I believe this is a pathway because it is a decision point for Douglass. He has just finished discussing how he does not trust anyone, yet he decides to trust Mr. Ruggles. This direction helped lead him towards his freedom, because Mr. Ruggles was able to advise Douglass as to the best way to keep his
Image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern