Research Paper On Dr Zhivago

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In Doctor Zhivago, the ability to choose a future, is demonstrated by leading a good

life. Yuri loves writing and helping people, which makes him often think about, “the dream of

living by the work of your own hand” (Pasternak 310). Things in life are not simply given to

people. They must be worked for. Perseverance, blood, sweat and tears always comes with wanting something. Yuri realizes his love for saving people’s lives and making them better.

The joy on their faces as they realize they will live is enough to convince him that he is

meant to be a doctor. It is a passion of his, and the one thing, other than his family, that helps

him stay sane during terrible times. It is difficult for Yuri to resist madness through all that
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