Who read The Last Leaf help me please: What does the last leaf symbolize

What does the last leaf symbolize in this story?

How does Johnsy compare herself to the leaf?

In what ways are other characters like the leaf?

Add Comment
2 Answer(s)

The leaf symbolizes the last hope before death.

Answered on 23.06.2017.
Add Comment

The characters are like the leaf because Johnsy compares herself to the leaf, that is alone on the tree and barely hanging on, and two days before Mr. Behrman paints the last leaf as his masterpiece he dies.

Answered on 23.06.2017.
Add Comment

Your Answer

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.