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Flashcards in Walden Ch 13 Deck (15):
1

Makes mortar with

White sand

2

Sometimes used bricks as a

Pillow when poets visit him

3

A place where you can see the fire that cooks your food is better than

Most houses

4

A house where paroles and kitchens and workshops are at a far distance from each other::

All life becomes a metaphor

5

Thoreau liked to lie stretched on the clear ice of the pond and

Look down into the still water straight to the bottom

6

Found that ice on the pond would form around

Bubbles
Bubbles beneath ice would melt and rot it

7

Thoreau grieved when any part of the woods is

Burned or cut down

8

Wood has a value that is more

Permanent and universal than gold

9

Humans heat the air making a

Perpetual summer

10

Thoreau needs the warmth of his house to

Revive himself

11

With winter Thoreau faces the

Real test of nature

12

Transcendentalism is the reaction to

Rationalism and strongly encourages pure nature and humanity

13

Because he was flustered with approach of winter Thoreau realized he has to

Adapt and change with the changing of seasons

14

With winter Thoreau is no longer able to maintain

His relationship with nature

15

Thoreau studies masonry in preparation for

Building his chimney