1. How do elderly individuals living independently describe their experience of Loneliness?
2. How do elderly individuals living independently interpret their experience of loneliness?
Friday, October 17, 2008
...it goes 'around and around'
He symbolizes his life being that of a spinning top that eventually needs periodic straightening up. The reason for this is that, he eventually would like to be headed towards the right place, when his life is coming to an end.
He selects a spinning top as a metaphor. He feels that once the top comes off the strings, it goes 'around and around' and wanders off a little bit, and until it slows down and stops.