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After reading the story "The Yellow Wallpaper" I came to the opinion the main character is the narrator. Else, the wife with mental disabilities is narrating the story in the first person. There are layers because she was telling the story in the present and past tense. As she tells the story she gives the voice to her husband when he speaks from his own perspective. This line provides the husband as a sub-narrator then it jumps back to Else, the wife telling the story. "Else, why should it be let so cheaply? And why have stood so long untenanted?"The husband speaks for himself in this sentence, however, the narrator is telling what he said from her perspective ( "Your exercise
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  • Summer '16
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