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Unformatted text preview: interesting that the little boy describes the place that people go when they die as China. He has never even been to China but believes it is a glorious place. Its interesting that the yearning to go back to China skipped two generations. It could mean that the daughter tried to assimilate herself into the American culture and did not think much of China. The theme of the poem is that being so far away can cause a yearning for the past....
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course ENGL 101 taught by Professor Robert during the Spring '07 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Spring '07