The Return of the Soldier

by

Rebecca West

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The Return of the Soldier Symbols

Landscape and Nature

Throughout the novella, an untamed natural environment symbolizes authenticity and thriving, while an immaculately landscaped environment symbolizes falseness and even oppression. The “controlled” yet empty beauty of the gardens at Baldry Court reflects Kitty’s…

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