Horton Hatches the Egg
by Dr. Seuss
Horton Hatches the Egg Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The Seasons and the Weather
Horton gets a beating from the seasons when he's in the jungle. Just like everything else in the book, they seem to be attacking him. In fact, time passes slowly and rhythmically: "And soon it was...
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