Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Transcript of Jimmy Cross
Symbolic things Jimmy Cross carried
The things they carried project
Emotional things Jimmy Cross carried
The Things He Carried
"First lieutenant Jimmy Cross carried letters from a girl named Martha, a junior at Mount Sebastian college in New Jersey."
"Because you could die so quickly,
each man carried at least one
large compress bandage, usually
in the helment for easy access."
"He had loved Martha more than his men, and as a consequence Lavender was now dead, and this was something, he would have to carry like a stone in his stomach for the rest of his life."
"Ten billion places we could've set up last night, the man picks a latrine."
"A dark theater, he remembered, and the movie was Bonnie and Clyde, and Martha wore a tweed skirt, and during the final scene, when he touched her knee, she turned and looked at him in a sad, sober way that made him pull his hand back..."