Theme Of Greed In A Christmas Carol

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“Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction.”(Erich Fromm)There is a story based on this quote that involves one greedy man who learns a great lesson from three spirits and an inspiring ghost who used to be his partner. This remarkable book is called A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens in December 1843, currently a worldwide play and film.The main character Ebenezer Scrooge was the exact definition of greed until he was visited by Marley, his friend that had died and became a ghost, who brought with him the Spirit of Christmas Past, Present and Future.Scrooge with their help he began to realize the true meaning of Christmas.There are both similarities and
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