Pip's Journey: Reading Question for Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Developed by Penguin Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA)
December 06, 2010
Spoiler alert: Questions may contain spoilers
3. If Pip had not received his "great expectations" and never left Joe's forge, how do you think his life would have been different? Are the lessons he learns during his physical and emotional journey necessary for him to arrive at the wisdom he displays as the middle-aged narrator of this tale? In what ways?