"The Bear", 289 (Event)

Text: 
Page Number: 
289
Order within Page: 
1
First 8-10 words of event: 
By noon he was far beyond the little bayou
Page Event Ends: 
290
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Characters Present: 
Characters Mentioned: 
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Wednesday, June 5, 1878 to Sunday, June 30, 1878
Summary: 

Nine hours after leaving camp, the boy hunter lays aside his watch, compass, and snake stick and "relinquished completely to it" (289); the action pays off, and just as he finds again where he had laid the watch and compass, he finally sees the bear.

Chronological Order: 
13.70
Keywords: 
Movement:Walking, Compass, Stick, Watch, Time:Noon, Wilderness, Relinquishment, Solitude, Glade, Tree, Lost, Animal:Bear, Animal:Fish, Italics, Woods, Log, Paw_Print, Sunlight, Dappled, Dappling, Breathing, Number:Nine, Undergrowth, Animal:Bass,
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