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The Yellow Wallpaper

The Yellow Wallpaper

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

The Yellow Wallpaper Part 8 Summary

  • The narrator feels better. She is now sleeping during the day and lies awake at night watching the wallpaper.
  • She says there are always interesting developments. Now the wallpaper smells.
  • She describes it as the color of the wallpaper, a "yellow smell."
  • She notes a funny streak that runs the length of the room.

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