4 Matching Annotations
- Jul 2021
The Deeps of the Quicksand have got her.
Describes quicksand as a character which took Rosanna away.
“Light or heavy whatever goes into the Shivering Sand is sucked down, and seen no more
The quicksand was called as Shivering Sand in here, and treated as a character because it is capitalized. The characteristic of quicksand is that it devours everything
the quicksand is an object in here, lower case.
- Oct 2020
glittering with a golden brightness, hid the horror of its false brown face under a passing smile
Can't help but notice the comparison between quicksand and a false brown face. We talked about everything quicksand can represent, but this really hits home on the mysteriousness, dangerousness, and otherness of it.