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The Japanese Quince
emptiness" (paragraph 1) describes a physical sensation in his chest while also suggesting that his life is empty. Then he notices the small tree that he saw from the window. A Japanese quince is a shrub or small tree that blossoms with pink or red flowers in early spring. Tandrams face, as if he, too, had suddenly noticed something about.
Sensation impression made through the senses; feeling, power of feeling. He had them to himself, and proceeded to pace the circular path with his morning paper clasped behind him. Historical Context (Short Stories for Students modernism in Art and Literature, in the decade immediately before World War I, the constraints of the Victorian Age were slowly. 2, john Galsworthy, the Japanese Quince,.
To continue reading, start your 48-hour free trial with eNotes ». The key words here are "as if he had seen himself." Climax. (The entire section is 192 words.).
Conversely, what he is missing from life is, at the same time, suggested by the mirror and stairs. On the top step he paused. With the slanting spring sunlight darting and quivering into it, the Japanese quince seemed more living than a tree. What he lacks is the will to become more involved with the world around him. Nilson thinks, "Nice fellow, this, I rather like him" (paragraph 18).