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Guliver Travels Essay

837 words - 3 pages

The story starts off on a ship. The ship wrecked and there was only one survivor Gulliver. He washed up on an island with little people and he was like a giant to them. These people were so small they could stand in the palm of your hand. They were called the Smallanders and thought he was a weapon from the Biglanders, their sworn enemy. He asked them why the Biglanders were their sworn enemy and they did not know. He told them that he was not one of the Biglanders and they did not believe him. One night the palace of the Smallanders caught on fire and they could not put it out so he climbed up on the palace. The fire to him was smaller than a campfire. He had to use the restroom anyway so he went on the fire but what he did not know is that the princess was in the castle. Yes he saved her life but he truly embarrassed her for the rest of it. So they were going to execute him for embarrassing the princess. He ran away and one of the Smallanders helped him hide when the rest were looking for him. So Gulliver built himself a raft and put some food and drinks onboard. All Gulliver wanted to do is to get back to his home which was England. Hoping his raft would float him there but instead he landed on an island with giants. Now he is the one who could fit in the palm of a hand. This big giant found him and picked him up. He took him to his daughter that wanted to keep him. One day a lady that was friends with the queen bought Gulliver for a wealthy price. The only thing she had to do to have Gulliver is to take the giants daughter with her so she could be with Gulliver. So the lady agreed. When Gulliver got to the queen she wanted to know everything about his country. He told her and she thought it was a very crude and evil country. So she told the girl to take him to the ocean. The girl stuck him in this box that had a bed in it and took him to the ocean like she was told. There they sat and talked for a while. Then all of a sudden a bird flew over him and took him and the box. Awhile later he felt himself falling and falling then wham...

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