Summary of Ripe Figs

Ali Ahmed


ENG 1121 – D465

“Ripe Figs” by Kate Chopin


  1. The passages talks of the relationship between Maman – Nainaine and Babte.
  2. It compares the impatience of the path by the patience of older people.
  3. Chopin also shows a comparison between time and nature.
  4. She also addressed the struggle against time.
  5. Time always seems to take larger when waiting for something.