Unformatted text preview: was repeating the word free in a quiet whisper. Then she goes on to say body and soul free. I think this is foreshadowing her death and what dying meant to her. I think the meaning of the story is she knew she was going to die eventually but was holding on because of her husband but now that her husband has died she is free to die, free to let go of her unhappy life. I enjoyed this story and I think it is a story that makes you think about the quality of life and death and how death is not as horrible as everyone thinks it is....
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course ENG 102 taught by Professor Brianlawrence during the Fall '10 term at Jefferson College.
- Fall '10