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Unformatted text preview: ge makes Mrs. Harraway most fearful? What is ironical about her feelings in the cemetery? Why did she not want to go home after her visit to the cemetery? What is the irony of the spring flowers on the grave? LESSON 13 THE BATH Analyze Theme 1. Is there a theme or message in the story? Analyze Symbolism 2. What does the bath symbolize in the story? Analyze Language and Style 3. There is a strong focus on realism, and an informal style. There are episodes of continuous interior monologue where the old woman’s thoughts form an internal conversation. Small everyday tasks are described in minute detail, acutely observed. The language contains many negative words to convey the pessimism of the old woman and the unpleasant aspects of old age. Find as many as you can. Analyze the point of view of the story 4. What is the point of view of the story?...
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- Spring '14