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- Analysis of A Clean and Well-Lighted Place by Ernest Hemingway
- Analysis of The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry
- Analysis of The Storm by Kate Chopin
Within the story, lies the dark theme of death and loneliness which is portrayed by the old customer who only exists in despair despite his wealth and providing a brief description of the author’s life, having a physical defect (deafness) and living in old age. The old and the young waiter were the author’s representation of himself as a youth and middle-aged man