A Lamb To The Slaughter Short Story

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The short stories, “A Lamb to the Slaughter” and “A Jury of her Peers” are similar in many ways. The obvious way that they are similar is that both stories have husbands being murdered by their wives. The women in both of the stories were very much underestimated and almost taken for granted. For instance, in a jury of her peers the women are told that they would not know what evidence was even if they had found it. But in the story the women solve the crime and figure out the motive. Not only were the women underestimated, but the women were treated very poorly by their husbands throughout both stories. Mrs.Mary Malone and Mrs.Wright are two very different characters, but they are similar in some ways. What they did is very out of character
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