Q: Sketch the character of Thomas Wilson. Is the name ‘lotos-eater’ appropriate to him?
Ans. William Somerset Maugham’s compelling short story ‘The Lotus Eater’ paints his curious meeting with Thomas Wilson, the pivotal character of the story. A retired English bank manager, Wilso
Mythic Structure in Somerset Maugham’s “The Lotus Eater”
The word ‘myth’ is derived from the Greek word ‘mythos’, which means a traditional tale common to the member of a tribe, race or nation. It usually involves the supernatural elements to explain some natural phenomenon in bold