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.
Bullet Journal: Daily spread and my chubby hand. Left page is yesterday daily log and right page is for today, a comparison between end of the day and the beginning of a day. I filled up my time ladder with actual activities I did and color