What is a significant difference between the narrative structure in “The Most Dangerous Game” and the narrative structure in “Story of an Hour?”

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Student’s Name Teacher’s Name Course Name Date Comparing the Narrative Structures of “The Most Dangerous Game” and “The Story of an Hour” The term “narrative structure” referrers to two things in a story: The first one is what the story entails while the second one is how the author tells the story. Differently put, the narrative structure is both the story itself and the plot of the story. While the story or its content entails the chronological arrangement of events, the plot entails the techniques used to tell the story. Within these two concepts are other aspects such as styles and themes used in telling a story. Thus, this paper shall discuss how the twp stories differ in their narrative structure: “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell and “The Story of an Hour” by Kate Chopin. To begin with, “The Story of an Hour” is set in the house of Mrs. Mallard. The events that start the story refer to the manner in which Mrs. Mallard is given the news of her husband’s death. Present in her house are her sister Josephine and Richard who is introduced as the friend of her husband and the three form the main characters in the story (Chopin 1). At the beginning of the story, there is a conflict as to how her husband’s death news should be introduced. This is considering the fact that Mrs. Mallard suffered from a heart condition. In facing this conflict, Josephine revealed the news to Mrs. Mallard in rather incomplete sentences that were meant to hint of the tragic that her husband faced and lost his life. Richard took part in the conflict by confirming that his friend had died. He did this twice; the first time in the news office and

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