If I had to pick one out of the many stories that we have read and say that it moved me the most, I would have to say that the story would have to be “Battle Royal”. The reason that the story did move me so was because of the author’s keen use of symbolism, the author portrays a larger meaning than what is initially implied to the reader who does not thoroughly analyze
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accomplished they were to fit in, but as you can see, according to the story, was not true. No matter what hardships the boy endured, he kept his mind on his final goal, the speech that would set him free. This was the mainstream way of thinking of the black Americans of the time. No matter
how much they were kept down by the whites, they kept their minds on their final goal,social equality.