Unformatted text preview: crying on the street, the song she heard being sung, and the sounds of the birds. This in an image that Kate Chopin sets up here. This makes the image of a day when it has just stopped raining and people are back outside and animals are back out. Another good example of imagery is when Brently Mallard is opening the door in the end. Chopin gives the image of a man coming home from work, a little dirty, tired, with an umbrella. This image is in my head of a man walking in happy to be home and his shirt looks dirty as if it was worn for a few days. Chopin does a great job showing imagery in The Story of an Hour....
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- Spring '08
- The Story of an Hour, English-language films, Rain, Sonic Youth, mallard