Comparing A Sound Of Thunder And Being Prey

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“I came out to have a good time and I’m honestly feeling so attacked right now.” This quote, said by various persons, relates to the stories A Sound of Thunder by Ray Bradbury and Being Prey by Val Plumwood in ways of setting, characters, and violence. The three subjects also have their differences. Both short stories are set within a rainforest location. However, A Sound of Thunder is taken place in an ancient rainforest when Being Prey is set in an Australian rainforest. The story’s weather differs, A Sound of Thunder is very calm but in Being Prey the weather on the specific day in Australia is very rough. Both stories have a time of present day, yet A Sound of Thunder adventure into a time machine and relives the age of the dinosaurs.
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