To Build a Fire by Jack London

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What is the mood of To Build A Fire by Jack London?

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The mood of London's "To Build a Fire" is ominous or foreboding.  Disaster is waiting to happen. 

The temperature is cold, but more importantly it is colder than the traveler thought.  He is warned not to travel alone, but he does it anyway.  He is new to the land and inexperienced, but, again, more importantly, he has no imagination.  He does not consider what could

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