In the short story, the story of an hour and the novel the awakening, the author kate chopin uses the characters mrs mallard and edna to portray the lives of women in the 1800s both characters are very similar to one another, but the differences though a little abstract balance the similarities. Kate chopin it is greater than the stars - that moving procession of human energy greater than the palpitating earth and the things growing thereon to be an artist includes much one must possess many gifts - absolute gifts - which have not been acquired by one's own effort. Kate chopin's the awakening essay 4153 words | 17 pages kate chopin's the awakening kate chopin's the awakening should be seen as depicting the discontentment that comes from self-gratification rather than the glorification of delighting in one's fantasies. Edith wharton and kate chopin explore the question in ethan frome and the awakening, in which the protagonists are led by outside forces to challenge societal conventions employing the use of characterization, symbolism, and metaphor, the authors demonstrate that attempting to do so can lead to one's destruction.
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