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Marriage Is a Private Affair
Transcript of Marriage Is a Private Affair
Nene - A young teacher with no parents.
Nnaemeka's father - a old man who was set in his ways and believed in arranged marriages. Setting this story is set in the late 1900's in a city and a village in Lasgos. Theme You don't know what you have till you lose it. This story can teach us that we should love the people that we have and not try to change them to what we believe they should be. Theme Plot- the sequence of events the maximum interest or tension first stage of a typical story plot follows the climax and shows the result of the important decision or action that happened at the climax conflict developes and the story builds toward the climax time and place of the action an underlying message about life or human natreure predict- i thoght that the story would be about a couple secretly married visualize- on page 902 "when NeNe read through this letter and looked at the mutiliated picture, her eyes filled with tears, and she began to sob connect- the way I connected with the story is that if my marriage had to be arranged by my parents I wouldnt want to marry that particular person. question- what does Okeke do when his son sends him a wedding photo? clarify- Okeke cuts off the part with NeNe and send it back evaluate- the overall story was quite intersting. How Nnaemekas father didnt want his son to marry NeNe becaouse of what she is. A Short Story By Chinua Achebe Summary- This story is about Nnameka marrying NeNe without his fathers approval. His father Okeke wants him to marry someone who is appropriate, who is Ibo and his marriage is not arranged by his father. When he sat down to tell his father about his marriage his father was ignoring him. Okeke did not like NeNe because she has a proer christian upbringing. Literature Terms Reading Strategies