The Lottery Resolution

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In “The Lottery” the resolution to the main conflict is when Mrs. Hutchinson is fatally stoned to death by her neighbors. The resolution reveals the theme that seemingly normal, or everyday people can commit a twisted, gruesome act of violence. In “To build a fire” a man new to the Yukon area began traveling by himself despite warnings of a native. The dies due to the harshness of the weather and his last words were “You were right, old hoss; you were right.” This reveals the stories theme because it shows to acts respect those who are more experienced and take others advice into mind.
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