Boy Meets World: Garden Metaphor
Language Arts → Literary Devices → Metaphor
Cory asks Mr. Feeny for advice about Topanga moving to New York. She rejected an internship at a law firm, and Cory thinks it's because she would be moving away from him. Mr. Feeny uses a metaphor to convey that Topanga may be hindering her growth by staying in the same place, even if she is flourishing there.
Public Discussion Questions
How does Mr. Feeny's metaphor help Cory understand Topenga's decision?