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a vivid or dramatic moment described in enough detail to create the illusion that the reader is practically there
presents the thoughts and actions of the character but does not judge or comment on them
objective point of view
does not enter the mind of any character but describes events from the outside
irony of fate (cosmic irony)
suggests that some malicious fate or other force is purposely frustrating human efforts
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