The hearth and the Salamander can also mean happiness and if Montag chose to be happy or not. The two things in his life his home and his work. Did it really make him happy. He chose happiness over this home and his work by reading the books.
Love this. A great way to start out the new year and begin living life. All things happen in Gods time. Let him lead you and your life will never be the same and you will finally find peace. @Rose Pendleton Workman