Keywords

Term ID Vocabularysort descending Parent Term Description
1259 Themes and Motifs Recurring Tropes Tomorrow and tomorrow
1260 Themes and Motifs Animals Bugs
1261 Themes and Motifs Body Flesh
1268 Themes and Motifs Objects Candle
1280 Themes and Motifs Arrivals/Departures Return home
1282 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Money|Wealth
1283 Themes and Motifs Home Home as prison
1297 Themes and Motifs Money Recovery
1301 Themes and Motifs Psychological Paranoia
1303 Themes and Motifs Past Parental
1305 Themes and Motifs Home Estranged
1310 Themes and Motifs Psychological Madness
1320 Themes and Motifs Morals Chivalry
1322 Themes and Motifs Past Past in present
1324 Themes and Motifs Animals Metaphorical elephant
1327 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Absence
1331 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Absence as loss
1332 Themes and Motifs Recurring Tropes Nothingness
1333 Themes and Motifs Psychological Obsession
1343 Themes and Motifs Texts Letters
1345 Themes and Motifs Futility When will it stop
1347 Themes and Motifs Determinism Lack of choice
1349 Themes and Motifs Death In childbirth
1350 Themes and Motifs Death Car accident
1352 Themes and Motifs Recurring Tropes Life as repetition
1369 Themes and Motifs Chaos/Order Chaos
1385 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Capture as loss
1387 Themes and Motifs Chaos/Order Out of ordered place

This phrase derives from the last words of The Sound and the Fury: "each in its ordered place." It is used when the expected order is radically unsettled, such as when one of the spotted horses goes inside Mrs. Littlejohn's house or the mule gets into Mrs. Hait's yard, and so on. SR

1388 Themes and Motifs Objects Bible
1391 Themes and Motifs Objects Suitcase
1393 Themes and Motifs Animals Birds
1395 Themes and Motifs Objects knife
1398 Themes and Motifs Morals Hypocrisy
1401 Themes and Motifs Body Pregnancy
1404 Themes and Motifs Psychological Terror
1417 Themes and Motifs Naming Renaming

When a character is given or takes a new name due to a change in their identity. BR

1454 Themes and Motifs Money Luxury
1455 Themes and Motifs Objects Slipper
1459 Themes and Motifs Arrivals/Departures Alarm

This is whenever a character arrives or departs to communicate a message of alarm. JB

1468 Themes and Motifs Objects Drum
1491 Themes and Motifs Objects Watermelon
1517 Themes and Motifs Objects Dulcimer
1520 Themes and Motifs Story-telling Audience response
1522 Themes and Motifs Objects Horsewhip
1525 Themes and Motifs Objects Corpse
1527 Themes and Motifs Objects Stained glass window
1531 Themes and Motifs Values Dignity
1532 Themes and Motifs Objects Poison
1535 Themes and Motifs Animals Rat
1537 Themes and Motifs Death Suicide
1541 Themes and Motifs Recurring Tropes Scandal
1543 Themes and Motifs Objects Toilet set
1544 Themes and Motifs Art Painting
1546 Themes and Motifs Objects Crystal
1549 Themes and Motifs Time Travel back in time
1550 Themes and Motifs Naming Using Indians as names
1555 Themes and Motifs Past Grander than present
1559 Themes and Motifs Values Good conduct
1561 Themes and Motifs Home In nature
1571 Themes and Motifs Values Bad conduct
1583 Themes and Motifs Values Love
1590 Themes and Motifs Animals Snake
1596 Themes and Motifs Community Crowd
1609 Themes and Motifs Appearance Inscrutable

I added this for "The Old People," 205.3, to reflect the lack of emotion that Sam Fathers shows. LW

1613 Themes and Motifs Appearance Perspective

I added this for "The Old People," 206.5, to describe how the narrator sees Sam Fathers growing smaller and smaller as the hunting party leaves him behind. I don't really like the term that I chose but I couldn't think of anything else. LW

1615 Themes and Motifs Objects Antlers
1627 Themes and Motifs Past Old days
1630 Themes and Motifs Values Moral authority
1646 Themes and Motifs Objects Parasol
1647 Themes and Motifs Objects Surrey
1653 Themes and Motifs Objects Trunk
1658 Themes and Motifs Objects Umbrella
1666 Themes and Motifs Community Wedding
1667 Themes and Motifs Arrivals/Departures Arrival
1671 Themes and Motifs Story-telling Old days
1678 Themes and Motifs Texts Civic records
1681 Themes and Motifs Objects Iron box
1689 Themes and Motifs Chaos/Order Accident
1695 Themes and Motifs Values Liberty
1700 Themes and Motifs Objects Padlock
1702 Themes and Motifs Naming Place name
1705 Themes and Motifs Texts Letter of protest
1709 Themes and Motifs Texts Newspapers
1719 Themes and Motifs Animals Race horse
1721 Themes and Motifs Money Reward
1723 Themes and Motifs Money In prospect
1725 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Disappearance
1731 Themes and Motifs Texts Ledger
1739 Themes and Motifs Animals Chickens/roosters
1740 Themes and Motifs Body Stomach/belly
1741 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Separation
1774 Themes and Motifs Psychological Motivation
1779 Themes and Motifs Chaos/Order Divine plan
1783 Themes and Motifs Naming Alias
1788 Themes and Motifs Death Corpse
1789 Themes and Motifs Money Expenses
1790 Themes and Motifs Death Coffin
1797 Themes and Motifs Objects Pipe
1803 Themes and Motifs Objects Monument
1806 Themes and Motifs Story-telling Reminiscence

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