Comments : Alone together

  • 11 months ago

    by Ben Pickard

    Beautiful use of metaphor and a testament to strength through the power of love. If we can meet that one special person, we can weather any storm.

    A warm welcome to the site,

    Ben

    • 11 months ago

      by Professor Leskinen

      There is also a darker metaphor for depression and suicide on the first half. The absent family and friends symbolize their inability of helping the depressed person, seeking shelter from the cold. The girl that nearly froze to death was suicidal, and the clothes offered to her is the hope that kept her going. And so, the depressed couple can no longer lose to the depression, because not only does one support another, but one of them dying means the sure death of the other, aswell. It's bittersweet in its own way, i believe

  • 9 months ago

    by Karen Montegrande

    nice job on this one! :)