A Worn Path Analysis

A Worn Path by:Eudora Welty; The Aspect of Hidden Life
What is the theme of “A Worn Path? I believe the theme of “A Worn Path” is and explaining how, where, and when it develops in the story. To start off, I think that the overall theme of “A Worn Path” by Eudora Welty is “Life is a hidden aspect known only to those that know each other. This theme is developed as Phoenix goes on her journey and it is revealed to us that she goes through everything for her grandson, the hidden part of her life for us as the readers.
A big reason that I think that the theme of “A Worn Path” is “Life is a hidden aspect know only to those that really know each other.” Phoenix goes on the journey, but it isn’t for herself, it is for her grandson. How many people would do this for somebody that they love? Personally, I think that the journey would be near impossible to finish unless you actually had a good reason to give you some motivation like Phoenix has. Nothing is as powerful as motivation coming from somebody that you care about and who you know cares about you. The
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My second reason is Phoenix never loses faith in herself because she has a reason to push through the hard times. And lastly, winter is a symbol of hidden life and this idea develops throughout the story as Phoenix reaches the town (Her Destination) and we learn why she went on the journey and endured through all of the hardships that she went through. This is what I think that the theme of this story is. You may not agree with the theme that I have come up with, if you do not agree with me, than let me ask you a question. What do you think that the theme of “A Worn Path” by Eudora Welty

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