The Alchemist (Coelho)

Why symbol alchemy appear in the alchemist?

I think because gold is atractive for everyone and many reasons. Please hepl me.

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Although his journey is filled with finding treasure, the reality is that Santiago's journey is about what he learns along the way and not the treasure he finds. Yes, everyone likes gold and rubies and other such expensive jewels, but the truth of the story is not about the materials value that he gains. What he learns is the value.