Last leaf is a short story that entails the treasury of life and the existence of faith and hope. It heeds to the importance of living and how we deal with the hindrances we battled through our life story. It is a moving story across the traps that come across us in the most significant part of our...
The characters in this story are Sue, Johnsy and Mr. Behrman. Living in early 20th century in Greenwich Village are two young women artists, Sue and Johnsy. They met in May, six months previously, and decided to share a studio apartment. The story begins as Johnsy, near death from...
This short story entitled The Last Leaf, was written by O. Henry (pseudonym for the American writer William Sydney Porter). It deals with the story of Sue, Johnsy and Old Behrman, three artists living in a drab district of New York City at the beginning of the twentieth century. One day, Johnsy gets...
The text under analysis is a story written by O'Henry. O'Henry is a pseudonym of William Sydney Porter. He was an American writer, noted for his numerous short stories. He worked in various jobs: as a rancher, bank teller, as a journalist. He founded a comic weekly magazine “The Rolling Stone” b...
The Last Leaf
In a little district west of Washington Square the streets have run crazy and broken themselves into small strips called “places.” These “places” make strange angles and curves. One street crosses itself a time or two. An artist once discovered a valuable possibil...
I. Introduction 1
II. Language Features. 2
A. The Accurate Choice of words 3
B. The Rhetoric Devices 3
C.The Variety of Sentences 4
III. Structure Features 5
A. O’ Henry’s ending 5
B. Plot Blank 7
VI. Conclusion 9
The Last Leaf
"The Last Leaf" by O. Henry is an interesting short story about a sick girl who is deeply affected by a bare ivy vine. Johnsy thinks that she will die as soon as the last...
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