Come Soft Rains Themes

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There Will NOT Come Soft Rains Imagine a nuclear radioactive bomb evaporates humanity in the year 2026. What is believed to be the most important species is now completely dead and does not take a part on Earth anymore. Technology and nature are all that's left. Technology made by the humans is at stake and is left to survive against mother nature on it’s own. As “There Will Come Soft Rains” by Ray Bradbury unfolds, technology, nature, and survival are exposed as prevalent and significant themes. Technology is the first of the three important themes. As said by the futuristic talking house, “today is August 4, 2026” (Bradbury 326). These words illustrate the fact that it is the future in this story. The technology is smarter, faster, better. One problem, as said before, the family that lives in the house is dead, “the five spots of paint-the man, the woman, the children, the ball-remained” (Bradbury 328). This quote was telling about what the family was doing as they died, how they died. Obviously they were evaporated from the nuclear radioactive bomb, “at night the ruined city gave off a radioactive glow which could be …show more content…

This essay went over technology, if humans rely on technology too much, it will destroy us. One paragraph told about survival, humans need to be able to think to adapt. The last theme that Bradbury included was nature, it will continue on without us if we fall, nature doesn't care. This story is recommended for readers because it has some action, it requires some thinking to realize what has happened to the world, and the way Bradbury explains details in the story makes everything seem like it is a living organism which is cool to read. This writing style shows much detail in the things within the story. Those are the three themes that Ray Bradbury included in this story, “There Will Come Soft

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