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Copy of Chieftest Mourner

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Jenette May Slow

on 7 July 2013

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Transcript of Copy of Chieftest Mourner

The Chieftest Mourner
Aida Rivera Ford
A.B. English at Silliman University
M.A in English Language and Literature at University of Michigan
Awarded the Jules and Avery Hopwood
Founding president of the Ford Academy of the Arts, Inc.

Elements of Fiction
Aida Rivera Ford
Point of View
Point of View
The first person is used as the point of view wherein the narrator is a character in the story. The narrator uses the first - person pronouns I and me.
The general theme is a story with a focal point focused on love and innocence in the context of death. The underlying theme is the disloyalty of people through their love ones.
This is a short story authored by Aida Rivera Ford. The story is all about the death of the narrator’s uncle. It is a story with a focal point focused on love and innocence in the context of death. At the establishing point of the story, the first story lines already shows a tint of innocence and simplicity but the gloomy tone of the story is already felt. The situation is just a very typical scenario in the Philippines but through the writer’s prolific used of diction and imagery a common situation is turned into something new – a work of art. But what will move most of the readers is the author’s command of language and smooth flow of situations.
It predominant in a sense that it all happen in the wake that all of the actions and emotions of the characters.
The story shows the conflict between the couples and the legal wife and the second wife of the poet.
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