Analysis Of Jack Burden In All The King's Men

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Jack Burden is seeking the truth to the unknown and is creating his own theories to justify the injustices and sin of the world. Warren shows through Willie Stark that sometimes someone has to wait until the end of life to stop searching and just accept one own uncontrollable spiritual quest. The end of the All the King’s Men allows the reader to understand Robert Penn Warrens own spiritual quest and the understanding it continues until the end of life. Willie Stark brings a culmination to the personal quest of Jack Burden and brings about his own moral paradox. Ultimately, Willie Stark has to be on his deathbed to finally understand and Jack vocalizes his complete understanding of his own spiritual quest when he observes the end of life confession

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