Book Report On The Lottery By Shirley Jackson

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The Lottery
In the short story “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson, the characters have different feelings about “the lottery”. The character Tessie Hutchinson believes that the “lottery” is unfair and does not like it. While Mr. Hutchinson was getting the piece of paper, Mrs. Hutchinson thought that her husband did not get enough time to chose the paper he wanted, causing her family to get chosen. She claims it’s unfair but he received the same amount of time that everyone else had. It doesn’t even take less than five seconds to take a piece of paper. Although Mrs. Hutchinson does not like the “lottery”, Old Man Warner supports it. Old Man Warner believes in the “lottery” and that it will bring a good harvest to the village. He has been in the
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