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What is the theme, not moral, of the W.D. Wetherell's "The Bass, the River, and Sheila...

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What is the theme, not moral, of the W.D. Wetherell's "The Bass, the River, and Sheila Mant"?

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The theme is the consequence of choice. While the narrator feels inner conflict over the choice he must make, he ultimately chooses that which is not inline with his true nature. In doing so he sells himself for nothing.

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