Study Guide: Listening Is an Act of Love

B. Reading the Stories

FIRE AND WATER

Free-write on these questions:

  1. In what ways are fire and water beautiful elements? Consider expressions in our language that reflect their beauty.
  2. In what ways are fire and water dangerous elements? Consider recent circumstances in American history that reflect their danger.
  3. In what ways are fire and water “connected” to each other and to the other elements (such as air)?