The selfish Giant is about an individuals Fall from Grace and his subsequent conversion. Every individuals spirit life mirrors the story of salvation for all of humanity.
Journal: What have you been selfish about in your life that has blinded you from the beauty in front of you?
Every afternoon, as they were coming from school, the children used to go and play in the Giant's garden. It was a large lovely garden, with soft green grass. Here and there over the grass stood beautiful flowers like stars, and there were twelve peach-trees that in the spring-time broke out into delicate blossoms of pink and pearl, and in