During vacation

During vacation - During vacation prior to entering the...

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Unformatted text preview: During vacation, prior to entering the university, Sinclair travels to Demian's former residence in his hometown to inquire as to his whereabouts. The old woman now living there shows Sinclair a photograph of Demian's mother. It is here that he realizes that this is the woman of his disturbing dream; she is his daemon , and she does exist. Encouraged by this realization, Sinclair begins to look for her everywhere. Shortly after this event, in the university town, Sinclair once again, seemingly by accident, meets Demian, who informs Sinclair that the meeting was anticipated and that the initially attracting "mark of Cain" is now much more prominent on Emil's forehead. While talking about their respective pasts, the conversation is suddenly shifted to the state of affairs in Europe. Demian speaks of the inward rottenness of the various European societies and maintains that their collapse is inevitable. Once again Demian various European societies and maintains that their collapse is inevitable....
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This note was uploaded on 12/09/2011 for the course ENG 1310 taught by Professor Pilkington during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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