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A Cap for Steve

The cap symbolizes Steve's hopes and aspirations. Steve loves baseball, and the cap was given to him by a professional baseball player. It is a physical link to a larger world holding more glory...

Latest answer posted June 13, 2008, 6:30 am (UTC)

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A Cap for Steve

The main theme in "A Cap for Steve" is money vs. father/son relationships. When Steve discovers that the treasured lost cap given to him by Phillies's Eddie Condon sits on a boy's head as he comes...

Latest answer posted August 29, 2014, 2:21 am (UTC)

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A Cap for Steve

Short tempered- Dave easily goes into fits of anger and at times, for no apparent reason. For instance, he was so infuriated by Steve’s reaction after the cap’s transaction that he chased after...

Latest answer posted September 14, 2015, 10:06 am (UTC)

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A Cap for Steve

The short story "A Cap for Steve" shows the reader how money isn't everything in life and that sometimes, material things can have more value to people than money itself. In the story, Steve loses...

Latest answer posted April 22, 2021, 10:40 am (UTC)

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