There Will Come Soft Rains

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There Will Come Soft Rains

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The short story, There Will Come Soft Rains by Ray Bradbury, was about a world without Humans.   The Nuclear war wiped people from earth and all that was left was a city, and a house. A self working house which was fixed to do things without people.   Even with the family gone, it kept on doing the things it was programmed to do.With this short story, Bradbury tried to show the readers that a world without reason and no sense is a dystopian world. The house and the robots inside are like people.   “The house was an altar with ten thousand attendants, big, small, and servicing.   But  There were no more humans left.   Nobody was there to eat the food, to use the car, to read the books, and to listen to the poems.   But the house didn’t know that and continued to do what it did.   There was no reason for house to go on doing the things it had been doing but the house didn’t know to stop.   The house didn’t notice anybody was eating the food or smoking the cigar or listening to the poems.   The house was like this because it hadn’t known the reasons or why it did these things in the first place.   The house only knew that it had been always like this so it went on doing the things it has always been doing. Later in the story, the house got on fire , and The house tried very hard to save itself but in the end, it seemed as though there was no hope and as the fire ravaged on

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