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The Story of an Hour

The Story of an Hour


by Kate Chopin

The Story of an Hour: Symbols True or False

1. What aare normally used to symbolize love in literature? -> Hearts
2. Even without being sick, Mrs. Mallard can have -> Heart trouble
3. What fear hovers over the house? -> Death
4. How did people believe Mr. Mallard died? -> Train accident
5. The story takes place over how much time? -> 1 minute