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The Prisoner of Chillon: A Fable

The Prisoner of Chillon: A Fable

by George Gordon, Lord Byron

Analysis: Tough-O-Meter

(4) Base Camp

"The Prisoner of Chillon" isn't all that difficult on a narrative, or storytelling, level, but there are some tough vocabulary words that can trip up the unwary reader. In addition, the sentence structure gets wacky here and there, especially when the speaker gets really emotionally.

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