The Forest of Arden by Hannah Grant
"he began to connect sight with his return home. ... It seemed to him at times that he never really woken up and never gone home."
"train rides seemed to open up on unused store of associations, provoking vivid flashes of remembered sight."
"Paul arrived back ... with the sense of having lost something important and by having it in the first place, he had lost something else."
man vs. himself -[past vs. present]
Themes: Facing reality & Hopelessness- finding hope after tragedy "It won't be long. I'll be home soon." "
The Return & The Forest of Arden. Returning home: facing reality & disillusionment. Acceptance of the truth/reality.