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The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

by Mark Twain

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Character Role Analysis

Simon Wheeler to the Narrator

Wheeler’s physical appearance and background stand in stark contrast to the narrator’s. The story he tells provides a commentary on the narrator and on all of those who come from the East with more advantages than people like Wheeler or Jim Smiley.


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