Can You See the Light: Part III

Continuing with the name references. Williams‘ gave one of the pivotal characters the name Fern.

The plant fern is popular for its ability to grow and thrive with a minimal amount of light.  Fern in Candles is living in what Williams has set as a bleak, dark place.

A fern is also an ancient heraldic symbol and an emblem of fecundity and loyalty. It can also stand for sincerity.

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