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English Short Stories Final

Death and Revenge
The themes in The Cask of Amontillado
Carnival season and catacombs
The setting of The Cask of Amontillado
Montresor vs Fortunato and Fortunato vs Environment
The conflicts in The Cask of Amontillado
Family, Friendship, Brotherhood, Death
The themes for The Scarlet Ibis
Old Woman's Swamp, House
The setting for The Scarlet Ibis
Brother vs Doodle, Doodle vs his body, Doodle vs Environment
The conflicts in The Scarlet Ibis
Gried, Poverty, Class System
The themes for The Necklace
France, 1800s, winter
The setting for The Necklace
Madame Loisel vs herself, Madame Loisel vs $, Madame Loisel vs Madame Forestier
The conflicts for The Necklace
Hunting, Survival, Intensity
The themes for The Most Dangerous Game
Island, Yacht
The setting for The Most Dangerous Game
Rainsford vs Zaroff, Rainsford vs nature
The conflicts for The Most Dangerous Game
Death, Religious beliefs
The themes in The Man to Send Rain Clouds
New Mexico, desert
The setting for The Man to Send Rain Clouds
Father Paul vs Leon, Father Paul vs Native American rituals, Leon vs Catholicism
The conflicts in The Man to Send Rain Clouds
Love and Sacrifice
The themes in The Gift of the Magi
The setting in The Gift of the Magi
Jim vs Watch, Della vs hair,
The conflicts in The Gift of the Magi
Friendship, American Dream, Predatory Nature of Human Existence
The themes in Of Mice and Men
Taking Fortunato down into the catacombs~something bad is going to happen
Foreshadowing in The Cask of Amontillado
The scarlet Ibis, crippled birde, dies~Doodle will die.
Foreshadowing in The Scarlet Ibis
Her having no jewels means she is going to borrow them from a rich friend.
Foreshadowing The Necklace
Rainsford leaning on the railing on ship. ~ he is going to fall off.
Foreshadowing The Most Dangerous Game
He doesn't tell the priest about the burial, (traditional reasons),~ they will have both.
Foreshadowing The Man to Send Rain Clouds
Della cutting her hair~Jim's going to freak out
Foreshadowing The Gift of the Magi
Lennie kills puppy,~something bad is going to happen. (killing bigger animals)-Curley's wife
Foreshadowing Of Mice and Men
Don't upset your friends, Drinking makes you think unclearly
Important Lessons The Cask of Amontillado
Puts last brick on wall
Climax The Cask of Amontillado
Know limitations of others, Don't leave people behind, Love your family
Important Lessons The Scarlet Ibis
Doodle dies
Climax The Scarlet Ibis
Tell the Truth
Important Lessons The Necklace
Realizes the necklace was fake/ 20 years to pay off debt
Climax The Necklace
Work hard to overcome things
Important Lessons The Most Dangerous Game
Zaroff dies (Rainsford is in his room)
Climax The Most Dangerous Game
Respect the dead, Respect other religions
Important Lessons The Man to Send Rain Clouds
Leon buries his grandfather
Climax The Man to Send Rain Clouds
Don't have to buy material goods to express love for each other
Important Lessons The Gift of the Magi
Realizes their prized possessions are gone
Climax The Gift of the Magi
Keep a strong friendship, know your own strength, make dreams
Important Lessons Of Mice and Men
Lennie kills Curley's wife
Climax Of Mice and Men
Montresor, Fortunato, Luchesi
Characters The Cask of Amontillado
Brother, Doodle, Family, Aunt Nicey
Characters The Scarlet Ibis
Madame Forestier, Madame Loisel, Mr. Loisel
Characters The Necklace
Rainsford, General Zaroff, Ivan, Whitney, Sailors
Characters The Most Dangerous Game
Leon, Teofilo, Father Paul, Ken, Nuns
Characters The Man to Send Rain Clouds
Jim, Della, Madame Sofronie
Characters The Gift of the Magi
Lennie, George, Candy, Crooks, Curley, Carlson, SLim, Curley's wife, Boss, Aunt Clara, Wit
Characters Of Mice and Men