In Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness, the main character Kurtz is a hero in the eyes of Europeans, who had been a musician, poets, painters and reporters. He came to Congo 's main p...
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...h, alone with him, that no one can understand him. Addie lives in her father's influence, the loneliness accompanied her. She wants to be concerned for others but does not know how to do it, with a very extreme way to prove her existence, but in the end she still does not get out of the shadows. The influence of culture on people is huge, it can let a person feel full and rich, but also can let a person antipathetic, sense of loneliness, alienation and existential crisis.
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