Even when Mary gets an important qualification, he claims his experience is much more important. I miss my own people, and wish to return there. After all, Gulliver strongly associates flesh and sex with a woman's nature — check out our "Character Analysis" the Laputians for more on this point. Lucky Mary! I dwell the longer upon this subject from the desire I have to make the society of an English Yahoo by any means not insupportable, and therefore I here entreat those who have any tincture of this absurd vice, that they will not presume to appear in my sight.
Famous Passages From Jonathan Swift's Adventure Novel
Retrieved 13 November Other authority figures are roundly mocked throughout the book.