You will write a well-written, cohesive essay showing the contrasts between what the protagonist (Pahom) needed and what he wanted. How does the ending demonstrate the characteristics of a parable? What elements of irony are demonstrated in this short story?
Criteria for This Assignment
Length and Formatting Requirements
• Five to six pages, double spaced
• Time New Roman, 12-point font
• Works Cited page
• In-text citations
• Analyze the dramatic context of the short story.
• Explore the basic elements of a short story, including plot, setting, characterization, conflict, climax, and resolution.