The Pit and the Pendulum guiding questions - The Pit and the Pendulum(SL.1.c Questions 1 What Foster concepts did you found in these stories a Its more

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The Pit and the Pendulum (SL.1.c) Questions: 1) What Foster concepts did you found in these stories? a) It’s more than just rain or snow— TFotHoU- The storm at the end creates tension and represents the anger the sister felt toward her brother. b) Yes, She’s a Christ figure— TPatP- The narrator goes through “trials” (three to be exact) that all could result in death, but in each one he survives. Death could not defeat him, like it could not defeat Christ. He went through a lot of suffering through those three trials, like Christ suffered before and during his crucifixion. 2) What are some examples of Literary devices you found in these stories? a) Atmosphere i) On the first page, Poe’s diction creates an atmosphere of gloom and despair. This atmosphere continues throughout the book but is battled by random spurts of hope, the narrator gets, ultimately being defeated when he’s rescued at the end. ii) Pg. 299 “The blackness of eternal night encompassed me. I struggled to
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