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Just Lather, That's All 8,731 3 Learn about Prezi FM Fyza Mossavi Updated 8 March 2013 TRANSCRIPT Just Lather, That's All The short story "Just Lather, That's All takes place in a Barber Shop located in Bogota, Columbia in the 1940's. The time in which it took place is around 2:30 in the afternoon on a hot summer day The mood in the story changes constantly. From the barber first being confused to who the man is, then to what Captain Torres is doing in his shop, to fear and then to shock. Captain Torres kills rebels for a living and the Barber shaves peoples beards, owns a barber shop and secretly lives as a revolutionary. The theme of the story is much deeper than a man cutting his enemies throat by a shaving blade. It's about a man who had to make a decision between good or bad and had to realize the person within himself. Whether he wanted to kill Captain Torres and live the rest of his life as a murderer of let the enemy live. The theme was also showing us that when you stay humble it can really help you in the long run and teach you a lot of things. To see that the easy way out isn't always the best way In the end of it all, Torres knew exactly who the barber was but and what was going to happen but he was just testing the barber. He is in favor of Torres now because he didn't kill him even though he was his enemy and he had a great opportunity to. Character First Person View Setting Plot Introduction: Captain Torres walked into the Barber Shop for a shave. Rising Action: The barber began to shake when he recognized Captain Torres, and how he was secretly his enemy. Climax: The barber struggled within himself to decide whether to kill Captain Torres or not during the shaving.
Falling Action: The barber thought of all the consequences and decided not to kill Captain Torres. Denouement: Captain Torres came to shave because he heard the barber was going to kill him Theme Conflict The main conflict of the story is whether or not the barber would kill the military officer, Captain Torres.

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