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The thaw of Spring.

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How is the pond symbolic of Thoreau himself as he describes it in the chapter, "Spring"?

A

The cycle of life is evident in it most natural form.

B

The water is a simple life-sustaining substance.

C

The freezing and thawing of the pond represents Thoreau's relationship with society.

D

The rebirth of the pond symbolizes the rebirth of Thoreau's spirit.

E

The purity of the water is symbolic of the pure soul of Thoreau.