had preceded him by so many years that local tradition had retained hardly a

Had preceded him by so many years that local

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had preceded him by so many years that local tradition had retained hardly a hint of her existence.” I reacted very positively to this sentence because when she said buried alongside the grave of his wife i knew that her belief were that you be genuine no matter what happens. Feminist Criticism: 1. What in the text concerns Women or marriage? In The Boarded Window by Ambrose Bierce, she says, “ One day Murlock returned from gunning in a distant part of the forest to find his wife prostrate with fever, and delirious. There was no physician within miles, no neighbour; nor was she in a condition to be left, to summon help.” This explains to us that Murlock’s wife was very sick but no one was there to help her showing that no one cared about a woman’s life when she need to be saved. 2. What in the text indicates the writer is male or female? In the text Ambrose Bierce indicates that a little boy is narrating the story because it is told to us in the beginning of The Boarded Window . 3. What in the text indicates assumptions about women and female roles in society?
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  • Fall '16
  • Timothy Hinchman
  • Grave, Murlock, Claustrophobia, Ambrose Bierce

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