Questions and Answers for Wild Swans
Explain the title of "Wild Swans" by Alice Munro.
Wild swans are referred to both in the story the minister tells Rose when he first engages her in conversation, and then they are used as a metaphor for her orgasm, as what Rose sees through the...
How does Munro indicate Rose's age and her level of sophistication?
The story is told from Rose's point of view. We learn this is her first solo train trip and that Flo has warned to be wary of what she calls "white slavers" or men who might try to seduce her. All...