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Walden; Or, Life in the Woods, Henry David Thoreau, 1910

Thoreau, Henry David. Walden; Or, Life in the Woods. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. Xroads.virginia.edu. University of Virginia American Studies, Oct. 1998. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

In context of the whole passage, the last two sentences (lines 84-91)

A

conclude the passage’s extended examination of wake and sleep.

B

discredit the railroad in order to illustrate his opinion of technology.

C

provide pointed solutions to a perceived spiritual crisis.

D

concede that human expansion into nature is inexorable.

E

urge the reader to turn to contemplation as a mode of escape.