Youth : Then & Now
will of the young crewmen. Whereas, today’s youth do not posses he drive and
attitudes have changed.
it!” Conrad’s example of youth powerfully describes the greatness of it all.
powerfully exemplified it on the treacherous voyage of the Judea. The youth of
today, as many feel, do not have the strong characteristics of past generations.
One hundred years ago, a young man may have gone on a dangerous voyage like
generations do not have nearly as many hardships as in the past. With all the
technology and scientific breakthroughs, have it easy. To conquer a problem in a
modern lifestyle today, is to have a steady source of income. In retrospect,
today’s youth benefit much greater than the youth of the past. Although the
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Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. 1966