When she starts thinking about her freedom, she gets excited; she is happy to start her new, free life.
Three other themes that are prominent within this story are; death, freedom and oppression. Mallard has a sudden heart attack.
Mallard defies the traditional role of women in the 's.
Women sick in ambitions. Dramatic irony occurs when the audience thinks or expects one thing and a character does, thinks, says, or feels another.
Although the circumstances throughout the story might lead the reader to believe that Louise's husband's death would cause her great pain, ironically, when she hears the news, she feels a sense of euphoria. Compare the above thesis to the original working one.
If your thesis and the body of your essay do not seem to go together, one of them has to change. Why the author builds the central character with a heart disease?
She goes right into the reaction of grieving for her husband. This piece was originally submitted to our community forums by a reader.
The story greatly shows how women were repressed in the past.