Assignment 3

Assignment 3

What makes this story as chilling as it is? How does Poe achieve this mood?

Poe

  1. What makes this story as chilling as it is? How does Poe achieve this mood? (Make specific references to the text.)
  2. Explain why the narrator’s acute sense of hearing, mentioned in the first paragraph, is an example of foreshadowing.

Danticat

  1. What do we know about the narrator’s past? How does having this knowledge affect our feelings about her?
  2. Do you think the mood of the story would be different if it had been narrated by the man who cleans the pool? Explain.

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