Imperfect Marriage In Kate Chopin's The Story Of An Hour

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“The Story of an Hour”: Imperfect Marriage Marriages are not always perfect. In Kate Chopin’s “The Story of an Hour” it talks about what Mrs. Mallard is going through in just one hour. Throughout the story, it tells the reader about how how she feels after the death of her wealthy husband .When she found out that Mr. Mallard died, she was actually happy instead of being sad. That is when situational irony is being used, when Mr. Mallard walks in the door and when Mrs. Mallard dies from a heart problem. She uses situational irony when Mr. Mallard walks in the door: “It was Brently Mallard who entered, a little travel-stained, composedly carrying his grip-sack and umbrella” (Chopin, 1894). Mr Mallard was the one that came home and walked into
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