“The Sniper” by Liam O’Flaherty ***Answer questions in several, complete
1. Why did the sniper shoot the unarmed woman? Was he justified? Explain why or why not.
she was an informer
2. What alerts the enemy sniper to the sniper on the rooftop?
3. Describe ALL aspects of the setting for this story. (time period, time of day, country, city, etc.)
4. The author uses a lot of imagery and description here. Write as many descriptive words and phrases
below. (Find at least 5)