Short Story The Joy That Kills

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The Joy That Kills The Story of an Hour, is a short story about a woman. The woman finds out in the story that her husband’s life was lost to a train accident, which was told to her in the calms way possible because she had a weak heart. This upset her, but then she thought about it and this meant that she had the freedom to do what she wanted, instead of her husband’s will. To this thought she was becoming overjoyed that she was not a slave to her husband anymore. Her sister thought that she was locked in her room because she was so upset at the loss of her husband, and tried to get her out of the room so the woman did not die because of the weak heart problem. The woman comes out and with her sister starts down the stairs of her house when
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