Rain is mentioned throughout chapter 13 in The River Between. What is the significance of the rain?

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To understand the importance of this symbol you might like to think about the various connotations that we have with rain and how it relates to growth, rebirth and nurturing.

In the same way, this novel makes it clear that rain is in a sense the lifeblood of the community, as they are dependent on rain each year to fill the river and water their crops. As the...

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