“A Rose for Emily”. Notes on the story. General Information: Narrator. The voice of the town (Jefferson, MS) tells readers the story. . General Information: Emily’s House. Emily = house (Note the many similarities between Emily & her house).
Notes on the story
#1: Homer is there, and
#2: Emily slept with him
Descriptions of Emily framed in a portrait, window, or doorway
How Emily is presented in the story:
Growing sympathy makes ending more disturbing; romantic view prevents town from seeing reality; they cover her crimes.
Character conflicts that drive the plot
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