The Summary of the ambitious Guest by Nathaniel Hawthorne?
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in the ambitious guest the mountain may symbolise many things, one would be life and the contiouns struggle to the top, and through the journy to the top[ there are avalnaches…, slide and other hardships. Another thing the mountain could symbolise is the hardship and consequences in the outside world in comparison of the warm and safe home of the family. Since the family is not prepared and inexperineced with the outside world they are killed by the avalanche that strikes. (MORE)
So you could get a life Ambitious Guest is the name of a short story by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The theme of the story is the importance of getting out of your comfort zone and e…mbracing a life of danger. Lots of people criticized it for being reckless.The theme or purpose is to convey the importance, security and sanctity of the home, while warning of the perrils of ambition and of the desire for fame/immortality. When you look at the ambitious guest, he has traveled far and wide, but has done nothing, stayed in no place long enough to do anything, established no roots, ingratiated himself to no one, no community, no family, nothing. When the rockslide occurs, and both he and the family he was staying with perish, the family is at least remembered throughout the land in which the family resided, the ambitious guest is not. The theme is further emphasized by the fact that the family and guest left the home when they heard the slide, assuming it would be safer elsewhere. The house was untouched by the slide, strong enough to endure, whereas the family and guest outside the home perished. All the ambitions the family had dreamed up since the guest arrived required leaving their home, the one enduring thing in the family's life. ... (MORE)
BEING AMBITIOUS IS ONE OF THE PERPLEXING QUALITY OF A PERSON OR EVERYONE. IT IS OKAY THAT WE ARE AMBITIOUS BUT DON'T FORGET TO KNOW YOUR CAPABILITIES, AND LIMITATIONS. DON'T U…NDERESTIMATE OTHER PEOPLE JUST TO MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS IN LIFE. REMEMBER THAT "GOD prepares our beautiful future. (MORE)
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Because he was the most famous writer for the anti transcedentalist, he wrote over 46 stories and impacted america by showing the bad insted of the good in society.
EXPOSITION A young traveler stops for the night with a family that lives in a "notch" next to a mountain. They make friendly conversation, interrupted once by the sound of a w…agon carrying other travelers (who pause but do not go inside, continuing on with their journey) and then by the sound of rocks falling from the slope. The father reassures the visitor that rockfalls happen regularly without causing harm, but that the family has a "safe place" to go in the event of a serious collapse. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ COMPLICATION The group carries on with their friendly conversation. The visitor acknowledges that he is young and has no accomplishments of note, but hopes he will have "achieved my destiny" before he dies and then "I shall have built my monument!" The father expresses the wish for a more humble legacy, and the aged grandmother makes a request for her dying day. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ CLIMAX Suddenly, they are alarmed by the sound of a much larger avalanche. They scream in fear of "The Slide!" and bolt outside for their safe place. But they are all caught up in the rockslide and killed, while the house is completely undamaged. Their bodies are swept away and never found. The narrator notes that some who see the house later think there is evidence of a visitor that night, but others disagree - the young man has in fact died without leaving any trace of his life. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ (MORE)
Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote novels under the Dark Romantic genre. His stories are mostly allegories (stories told on two levels: literal and figurative). He uses many symbols in… his works as well as metaphores and allusions. There tends to be a lack of character confrontations and prolonged descriptions of characters, settings, and such. (MORE)