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A Brutal Murder In a Public Place BY: Joyce Carol Oates Plot A bird is chirping. The airport strangers look around to locate the bird. There is an announcement delaying some flights. The chirping stops. Another announcement the chirping continues. Conflict The narrator looks around for the bird. Sees the bird stuck between the ceiling and a ledge. Unable to find any critical reviews Location Characters A bird (a Sparrow). A person trying to save the bird. Airport Strangers. Internal Conflict The narrator stands under where the bird is located. The bird flies out in a panic and goes right back to the ledge. Airport strangers begin looking at her but none get up to help her smiling and frowning. Plot She doesn't think anyone is going to help her She looks back over and sees two men walking over with a
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