Analysis Of The Monkey's Paw By W. Jacobs

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People tend to not like scary movies, but others find them intriguing. The people who may not feel fright could potentially enjoy reading “The Monkey’s Paw”. Written by W.W. Jacobs, “The Monkey’s Paw” is a story about a mystical paw that grants three wishes. The paw is quite dangerous and anybody who uses it must wish with caution. The mysterious trend that occurs in this story makes readers feel fright, sorrow, and full of mystery while using senses to make the story interesting. The mood, setting, and tone stand out, and they provide an emotional, thrilling story. W.W. Jacobs begins the story with a mysterious tone, “‘I don’t know what the first two were, but the third was for death. That’s how I got the paw’”(Jacobs 34-35). He
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