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The Story of an Hour

The Story of an Hour


by Kate Chopin

The Story of an Hour: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. The biggest concern in this story is -> That someone died
2. What killed Mrs. Mallard? -> Surprise
3. At first what seems terrible to Mrs. Mallard? -> Freedom
4. Yet it seems like life can change drastically, and a person can change dramatically, in under an hour. Which theme is this? -> Freedom and Confinement
5. This story is unique in its approach to feelings surrounding -> Death