A Comparison Of Elton John's Candle In The Wind

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Elton John’s “Candle In The Wind” and White’s/Merlyn’s goals for the future has many similarities. White’s goals represent the candle and the man’s stupidities represent the wind. The more disagreements and ignorances blow out White’s goals for mankind. While John’s flame represents the life of a person whether it is Norma Jean or Princess Diana. The wind, in John’s first song, represents harsh, demanding audience of Marilyn Monroe. Her fans pushed her to be someone she is not. In John’s second song, the wind represents the cruel motion of life. Princess Diana suffered an unfaithful husband and an undeserving death. Both candles represent an active life that is vulnerable to the harsh wind. Merlyn’s goals will be refused by the community at

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