Themes In A Christmas Carol

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The main theme in Stave 1 of A Christmas Carol is fear. This is the theme because there is a lot of unexpected things that happen and cause Scrooge to be afraid. Ebenezer Scrooge is faced with fear of death and harm. Most people expect to come home, eat dinner, and then go to bed, but for Scrooge he comes home and his peace of mind is shattered. As Scrooge goes through the step by step process of going to bed, frightening things continue to happen. Fear is also a fitting theme because Scrooge isn’t used to fear, but during this stage he experiences it.
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