Heart of Darkness

When Kurtz escapes from the steamer, Marlow pursues him. In what ways does Marlow act differently when he is ashore?

In what ways does he become like Kurtz?

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Marlow wants to find the truth about Kurtz. On the steamer, Marlow was lost in the mystery of Kurtz. Marlow romanticized Kurtz but once on shore, he begins to see Kurtz for what he actually is. Marlow needs to track Kurtz and find out the truth about the man behind the enigma.