No hour is ever eternity, but it has its right to weep. Janie held his head tightly to her breast and wept and thanked him wordlessly for giving her the chance for loving...
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...e she feels that he is alive in her memories and in her heart. Also, she gains the ability to live on her own, feel satisfied with herself, be indifferent with the opinions of others and in turn found her self-identity.
The road to self discovery that Janie had throughout her hero 's journey can be seen in the various steps. Janie 's character helps represent Zora in many ways through both her experiences and her personality. The desire to branch away from societal norms and expectations in Janie can also be seen in Zora due to Zora being a lively and sociable person. In addition, the failed marriages that Janie experienced also represent Hurston since she herself also had failed marriages. Therefore, throughout the hero 's journey of Janie and the development of her personality as well as individualism, the autobiographical style of Zora 's writing was exhibited.
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