What are some examples of symbolism in The Rough Crossing?

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F. Scott Fitzgerald uses several notable symbols in the story. The most prominent one is the title itself, with the storm motif that carries through the work. The Smiths' marriage is a troubled one, filled with roughness in terms of the way they treat each other. Their relationship seems to be at a crossroads. The...

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