Joe Conrad Joseph Conrad was a very talented author. He started writing at the age of thirty-two, and began telling some(prenominal) tales of his life on the sea. In his youth he was a sailor and traveled to many places such as the Orient, and the Congo. It are his feels on the Congo that serves as his primary source for his story The Heart of Darkness. This book was rattling a story of a man, Charles Marlow, telling the story of his experience in Africa. While in Africa, Marlows attitude towards life changes as can be seen in the following excerpts from the book.
"We work in the flicker-may it last as long as the old demesne keeps rolling!" (68). When Marlow gives that excerpt, he has not yet started his story. He is on a ship after a bad storm, and is about(predicate) to begin. This particular quote has a zest to it. It tells one to live every moment to the fullest because life is but a flicker. This quote also tells the reader that Marlow wants to live a ...If you want to watch a full essay, order it on our website: Ordercustompaper.com
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