Examples Of Entitlement In The Possibility Of Evil

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Little Entitlement, Big Blindness

In the short story “The Possibility of Evil”, Shirley Jackson enunciates the point that a sense of entitlement ,no matter where it comes from, it gives a false perspective about the world and ourselves and horrible events may come of it. Initially, the audience can be aware of Miss Strangeworth’s sense of entitlement can be generated from even the littlest of things. The point can be proven this by using this quote in the story “ My grandfather built the first house on Pleasant Street,” she would say [...] "This house, right here."My family has lived here for better than a hundred years. My grandmother planted these roses, and my mother tended them, just as I do. I 've watched my town grow”. Ms. Strangeworth
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