Short essay Summary and CommentaryPaper Rating: Word Count: 432 Approx Pages: 2
Summery: In this essay many creatures in the woods believed an owl to be god. These animals had found the owl to be the wisest and greatest of all the animals, so they decide to follow him. The animals are too quick to follow the owl as god, they follow hi m blindly, and before they realize he isn't god the get run over by a truck.
Commentary: I think that the author, James Thurber, is trying to show us how in Christianity most people are following god blindly. We must help ourselves for god to help us. We need to learn to make our own decisions and not expect god to reach down with a righteous