Ritical Analysis of the erotic short story The Diverby the Filipino woman writer Tina Cuyugan

The essay must show how the symbol of water in the story (i.e the Creek”) relate to some sort of woman empowerment. Show how The metaphor of water in this story suggests female powerin this story this is the thesis statement. What is symbolic of the water and how does it show female power? What is the life of the girl in the beginning and what happened in the end? Please begin the essay with a very brief summary of the story that will lead to the analysis.

note: the essay should contain textual evidence support, that is, actual passages from the story.
The website where the story can be found is here The-Diver-Tina-Cuyugan

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