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The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky | Study Guide

Stephen Crane

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Overview

Author

Stephen Crane

Year Published

1898

Type

Short Story

Genre

Fiction

Perspective and Narrator

"The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky" is told from the third-person perspective by an unknown narrator witnessing the events. The narrator comments on the characters' personalities and actions which support the ironic nature of the story.

Tense

"The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky" is written in the past tense.

About the Title

The title "The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky" describes the events in the short story. Yellow Sky is a town in the Old West, and Jack Potter is its town marshal. Jack returns from a trip to San Antonio, Texas, with his new bride.

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