The Three Archetype In The Story Of Cinderella

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There are three archetype in the story of Cinderella. The most obvious one is Cinderella, a girl who is treated wrongly by her stepmother, the second archetype is her wicked stepmother, the “obstacle” of Cinderella and the third is the prince, which is the hero of the story.
The structure of Cinderella make the story archetypal, the characters and plot are similar to those in literature culture. A hopeless character (Cinderella) who has to face obstacle that is making the life of the main character difficult (Stepmother) but is eventually saved by someone/thing (Prince).
Two other stories that follow the archetypal pattern is Romeo and Juliet, and Jane Eyres. For Romeo and Juliet, Romeo is the character who faces obstacle, which is at first
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