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These were times when in a small Midwestern town farmer families shopped on Saturday nights while their children went to a double feature movie.
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The men folks congregated at the local billiard parlor and wives sat in parked cars on main street gossiping with neighbors. It was during the days when youngsters went to the park during the day for ball games and played nighttime games of kick-the-can, or hide-and-seek until called home for bedtime. Those same young people of the radio generation raced home from school on bicycles to listen to Captain Midnight and Superman before supper. It was a time when filling stations were full service, comic books were collected at 10c a copy, Drug Store fountains cokes sold for a nickel, doctors made house calls and veterans were returning from the war to march in Memorial Day parades.
At the next day Sampson was gone and no one can find him. The event of that short story was scary because it happens at night when everyone was asleep. Therefore, the time in the night and the bright full moon showed that the story happen in a frightened night. So, those setting were explained the condition in that short story. Not only to provide a background for the events and characters or to help the readers can understand the characters and their conflicts, but also to create problems for the characters.
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The short story A School Story is a ghost story. The setting divided in to two kinds. It is social and physical setting. It showed the place in a smoking room that builds in a school. We can also know a physical setting from the two men conversation. It is also make a scary feel, because the two men told about scary story.
It showed that the men tell a story that takes place in a house, and then the time is in the night and morning. In the night the person of that house insisted on passing a night and in the morning was found kneeling in a corner.
The story that the men have told was located in Berkeley Square. It was established in a large and fairly old house — a great white building with very fine grounds about it; there were large cedars in the garden, as there are in so many of the older gardens in the Thames valley, and ancient elms in the three or four fields which we used for our games.
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It means that the school was near London, and it was a wonderful school that was really large. It showed that school was a special school for the rich children.
The writer explains that the school is for the high class children. It means that the place of that school is very large and it has many students. On the other side and the students are just boys. Next day McLeod took to his bed with a chill or something of the kind, and it was a week or more before he was in school again. And as much as a month went by without anything happening that was noticeable. It showed the time that McLeod took his bed with a chill or something of the kind, and it was a week or more before he was in school again.
That night the third and last incident in my story happened. It showed the place of his host was turning over a drawer full of odds and ends is in the smoking-room. From the analysis, it can be concluded that the School Story is a short story that has so many settings. Suggests setting the story happens in the short story. Arrangement has created a problem for the character. We can prove it from the characters created by the settings that appear in the story. The setting also shows all the characters of economic conditions, we can know from their school which is exclusive school.
The setting also provides the backdrop for the show and the character, because the situation that setting opening will be held in a short story. The author also shows detailed settings to help understand the characters and their conflicts. Describe the settings in any condition that the characters feel.
Therefore, the reader can easily follow the plot of this story with detail settings. Thus, the setting is the most important aspect in this short story. This essay gives an analysis of the characteristics. The story starts with one of the main characters pledging to take revenge on another character, Fortunato who he claims had insulted him. Montresors plans to execute the revenge on Fortunato carefully without letting him have a clue of his intentions. He pretends to be friendly and secretly arranges on how he will have Fortunato dead.
When they were already at the hidden place, Montresor buried Fortunato alive. Actually, that murder happened 50 years ago, and now, Montresor is telling it to the readers in a first-person narration Villanueva, The main character Montresor portrays a man of pride, great intellect and a slight sadistic nature which drove him to his remorseless revenge. His ego has been hurt by Fortunato by a simple insult Grailxox, As all traits are somewhat learned, his pride comes from his family Freemasons.
As their motto says to protect you and your family as he reiterates it for Fortunato. Montresor must do this if he wants a peace of mind, to go on with his life without doubts and regain his pride. In this short story many readers see him as insane, but others find him intelligent, and other readers find him to be both.
Those weaknesses are their arrogance, and pride which are found in Fortunato: a gullible easy to manipulate target. Fortunato is addicted to wine. Right up until the end, he thinks of Amontillado, and only Amontillado. Plus, he lets Montresor get him get even more drunk down in the catacomb. Being too trusting can be a weakness — if you hang out with guys like Montresor. Montresor says he made sure Fortunato had no reason to doubt him. But still, Fortunato should know better than to follow a masked man into a catacomb Shmoop Editorial Team, Giordano, R.
An exploration of short stories by Edgar Allan Poe. Retrieved November , from poestories. Montresor, The cask of amontillado, characterization. The cask of amontillado. Retrieved November 06, , from Shmoop University, Inc. Short story analysis: The cask of amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe.
Most of novel or short story is according to a reality. But the content not strictly like based on that reality. It makes sense if the devotee of fiction is more than the devotee of poetry or drama. Although fiction is an effort of re-expressing life experience which is not really different from the reality of the readers , they often find it difficult to understand the fiction they read. As a consequence, the values of humanity or artistic that is expressed by the author often cannot be comprehended as a whole.
Analysis A. Synopsis of In the Penal Colony In this short story focus on the explorer, who is in the first time faces the brutal machine. In this story always tell about the machine.
The officer tells the executed experience in the machine. The officer raises Explorer to speak on behalf of the Commander gyro continue to use the machine. Explorer refuses to do so, and said that he would not speak out against it publicly, but will give his opinion to the Commander in person and then go before he can be called upon to give an official account. However, the engine damage due to the advanced condition of collapse, rather than elegant common operations, quickly stab Officer to death, denying him the mystical experience of the prisoners who had been executed.
Accompanied Soldier and Condemned, Explorer makes a trip to the tea house where he was shown the tomb of the old commander. The stone is set so low that the table can easily be placed on top of it, an inscription stating his belief that he would rise from the dead one day and once again take control of the colony. As an Explorer prepares to leave by boat, Soldier Sentenced board and tried but rejected by Explorer himself.
Character Analysis In this story has six persons, there are the explorer, the officer, the condemned man, the soldier, the old commandant, and the new commandant. The Officer The officers are people who make a spectacle of themselves. Emotional is an understatement to call him.
Perhaps the word enthusiasm is too weak; officer basically adore old commander and systems that he created, which is embodied in equipment: We who were his friends knew even before he died that the organization of the colony was so perfect that his successor, even with a thousand new schemes in his head, would find it impossible to alter anything, at least for many years to come. And our prophecy has come true. So when the explorer refuses to help him and he realizes that whole system will go down the drain, he goes into the apparatus himself.