Heart of Darkness: Narration as Storytelling
...Heart of Darkness: Narration as Storytelling “...the utter savagery, had closed round him,--all that mysterious life of the wilderness that stirs in the forest, in the jungles, in the hearts of wild men. Theres no initiation either into such mysteries. He has to live in the midst of the incomprehensible, which is also detestable. And it has a fascination, too, that goes to work upon him. The fascination of the abomination-you know, imagine the growing regrets, the longing to escape, the powerless disgust, the surrender, the hate."
Marlow, as the main the main character in Heart of Darkness, tells the story of his voyage up the Congo River which he took as a young man. Marlow’s tale... and Number...