We were never going to be romantic Robinson Crusoe; it was this whole other thing.
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Tarzan and Robinson Crusoe were favorites and accompanying Lewis & Clark a dream.
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An individual, whom I recognised as the Robinson Crusoe coachman, admitted us to a hall, the like of which one does not often see.
What proof is there that Robinson Crusoe found his island inhabited?
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It looked like a bit of Robinson Crusoe's castle—perhaps even more like a portion of some deserted fortress.
Here on the hill I felt like a Robinson Crusoe marooned on his island.
"man without companionship," 1768, from the eponymous hero of Daniel Defoe's fictional shipwreck narrative (1719).
(1719) A novel by the English author Daniel Defoe. Robinson Crusoe, an English sailor, is shipwrecked and cast ashore alone on an uninhabited island. With great ingenuity and energy, Crusoe sets out to civilize his surroundings: he clothes himself, grows crops, and builds and furnishes a house. Eventually, he has the company of his servant, Friday, a man he has saved from cannibals. Crusoe is finally rescued after spending twenty-eight years on the island.
Note: Robinson Crusoe has come to symbolize a person who has the strength and resourcefulness to thrive in isolation.