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Old 08-14-2012, 04:35 PM
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Originally Posted by norvbrooks View Post
Quetzalcoatl - yes, I did read the poem but not until I re-read the prose. I thought that was a clever linking of the two entries. I got the impression from the poem that he did end his life before actually starving to death.
Well that was his intention, but then he saw possible rescue from the ship and fired his gun to get its attention. At least, thats how I think of it. Anything that anyone writes is up for at least a little interpretation by individuals. Who knows, maybe he had to fight off a giant salt water crocodile.
I was afraid because a gorilla was after me. The sledge hammer was kind of redundant at that point."