Thank you for finally talking about this! It is too rough, too rude, too boisterous, and it pricks like a thorn.
Hurricanes of dreams still sometimes knock them down.
Simile Examples in What is a Simile? Pirsig's Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance In , the narrator undertakes a cross-country motorcycle trip with his son Chris, his friend Sylvia, and her husband John.
It could be said that the plant is a flower in mid-life, as it happens in human youth.
Both views are easily seen to be inadequate.
Do you see the difference? Another way to think about the difference is that while a simile makes a comparison, a metaphor is saying something is something else.