The Protagonist In Raymond Carver's Cathedral

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The protagonist in Raymond Carver’s essay “Cathedral” is the husband of the wife in the story. From the start he was never too thrilled to be having the blind man stay with him in his home. He felt uncomfortable and he also had no idea what to expect because he had never been around a blind man before. After his wife falls asleep the man seems to slowly start to have a more open mind when it comes to the blind man. They start to talk and connect. The turning point for the man was when the blind man made him close his eye as they were drawing the Cathedral. The man finally saw what the blind man saw and it changed his whole outlook on life. In Porter’s essay the protagonist is Maria Concepcion. I did not finding surprising that she killed Maria
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