Think and Brain Storm: Mary Anne is obviously an important symbolic (and post modern) character. About Mary Anne, Pat Riley says: “at least she was real.”
While using evidence, please explore how Tim O’Brien makes her symbolic. Also consider: Does it matter that Mary Anne is a woman? How is she a Post-Modern character?
Write: On your blog explore what you think might have happened to Mary Anne. Remember that Tim O'Brien wanted his readers to feel it in his gut. Write a response using stream of consciousness to explore what happened to Mary Anne.