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Running in Lost

Running in Lost

Kate Austen is seen running away for most of Lost. The reasons that Kate would often run away is because she didn’t want to be accountable for the things she’s done. This means that running is a symbol for avoiding accountability for Kate. This begins for Kate when she kills her stepfather by blowing up her own house and making it look like it was the result of a gas leak. When she told her mother what she had done, her mother informed the police about what happened. This is what has led Kate to constantly run away from the accountability for her actions of murdering her father. She is […]

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