Symbolism In Big Fish Water

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In the movie Big Fish water is an important symbol throughout the whole movie. Without water us humans cannot survive or live, it is a basic necessity for life, our bodies are 55-65% water. (water.usgs.gov) water is a symbol of life we need it to live. In the movie one example of water being used as a symbol for life is when Will had come home from Paris, Edward is laying in bed and on his table beside his bed is a big pitcher of water. At this point Edward looks very ill, he looks pale and clammy, he drink some water which could also be symbolizing that he is in want of health and life. Another example is is when Edward reads, “Kept in a small bowl the goldfish is will remain small. With more space, the fish will grow double, triple, or quadruple
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