The entirety of The Diary of Anne Frank is written during the time when Anne's life was in constant danger. What’s amazing, though, is that she doesn’t dwell on this fact. It comes up, of course, but for the most part all of the members of the Secret Annex live their lives as normally as possible while in hiding.
However, the fact that her life is in danger makes Anne acutely aware of her mortality. She expresses the desire to do something worthwhile in life and hopes to become immortalized through her writing.
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Anne’s increased awareness of her mortality leads her to develop a stronger religious sentiment.
Anne never believes that she will die during the war; she sees death as something that happens to the Jews who are not lucky enough to be in hiding.