Summarized Short Stories Essays and Term Papers

  • Tagore Short Stories Summarized

    Rabindranath Tagore Selected short stories Profit and Loss This narrative briefly describes the short, sorrowful life of Nirupama. The name signifies ‘peerless one’ and was given to her by her parents, who were gratified with a daughter after having had five sons. Being treasured, her father searched...

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  • A Thor Story Summarized

    One day I turned to Loki and said "I'm tired of lying around in Asgard doing nothing; there is nothing to test my strength against." “Well maybe we should go on an adventure to the land of giants”, said Loki. We set out to the land of Jotunhiem. Upon going to Jotunhiem we stumbled past a cottage. They...

      428 Words | 1 Pages   Jötunheimr

  • Short Story

    like he was overly excited. Without too much thought about it, Jenny waited as Dave attached the plow, and led Jenny to the fields. After a few short minutes, they arrived at the fields down by the woods. From there, Jenny began her usual route for this particular part of the fields. But for some...

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  • Short Story

    never have to bear this pain, they did it all for him. His mother now in tears, she hugged him. “We didn’t have time to redo your old room in such short notice.” It all made sense to him now, all the pictures of him on the walls, the subtle looks of happiness on their faces he caught throughout the...

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  • Short Story

    The Chapel I sat in was lined with wooden pews, unadorned as befitted the sombre mood. Inside the atmosphere was oppressive and a faint mustiness hung in the air. I was vaguely aware of the murmurs and rustlings of the other mourners as they took their seats. I dabbed my eyes with the hanker-chief as...

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  • Short Story

    Short Storyshort story is a brief work of literature, usually written in narrative prose. Emerging from earlier oral storytelling traditions in the 17th century, the short story has grown to encompass a body of work so diverse as to defy easy characterization. At its most prototypical the short story...

      1222 Words | 3 Pages   Short story, Novel, Plot (narrative), Chivalric romance

  • Short story

    A Bushrangers Fury Her eyes are bulging; her mouth opened wide revealing her tongue as it protrudes over her lower lip. Looking into her eyes I see them begging me to free her as I squeeze her neck even more tightly forcing tears to stream down her face like an angry waterfall. Finally I feel her...

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  • Short Stories

    Gorov Mrs. Dennis English III honors 14 October 2011 The Short Stories Quiet, But Aggressive Approach Novels are superfluous while short stories strive for flawlessness, ensuring meticulously picked details and succinct plots. The short story utilizes the complex and vivid words the English language...

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  • Short Story

    SI can remember that day when I was ten years old. I was going to the primary school with my friends by bus as every day in the morning. On that day, I leaved home at six a.m. and got to the bus. After that, I saw a strange man was following us in his car. He was about 40 years old with dirty clothes...

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  • Short Story

    The Nursery August 31st, 1988 Beautiful cartoon clouds covered the wallpaper, giving the room the illusion that it was up in the sky. The wallpaper was immaculately placed, not a single crease of excess glue was to be seen. In the center of the room, pictures of the family had just been placed...

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  • A short story

    Ramazan was a thirteen years old boy. He was at a secondary school in Hüyük. He was very clever but he was also naughty. Ramazan was the only child of the family. He didn’t have any sisters and brothers, so he sometimes used to feel himself alone at home . He had only a few friends from school...

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  • short story

    It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. However little known the feelings or views of such a man may be on his first entering a neighbourhood, this truth is so well fixed in the minds of the surrounding families, that he is...

      850 Words | 2 Pages  

  • Short Story

    Do you know what it's like to feel truly alone? To have no one to talk to? Well I do, and it all started when the virus was created.      It was three years ago I was ten and was at camp for the summer. The camp taught you how to handle weapons and how to survive in the wilderness. It was fun but I...

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  • Short Stories

    anymore; he was now a very cute teddy bear and he even had a name.   Rose decided to call him Eden because he was found in the garden and she remembered a story her mommy had told her once about the Garden of Eden. She hugged Eden tight and promised he would never be abandoned again.   Now she felt really happy...

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  • Short Story

    Understanding The Short Story A short story is a fictional narrative in prose that can be read in one sitting. It is also an imaginative re-creation and re-construction of life and presents human life on two levels – the world of objective reality made up of human actions and experiences, and the world...

      751 Words | 2 Pages   Dramatic structure, Narrative mode, Narrative, Character (arts)

  • Short Story

    deserve to be treated this way, think again.” I continued. Students started squirming in their seats as their thoughts began to change. Horrific stories of my past filled the room as I poured my heart out to these naive people. I could see everyone beginning to engage in what I was saying. When I finished...

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  • short story

     Once inside her room she felt the disturbed feeling of something wrong. She knew something wasn’t right, her intuition told her so. A sudden creek followed by a clash came from behind her. Quickly turning round with heart racing she saw only the sight of her empty bed room. Her heartbeat...

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  • Short Story

    NARRATIVE PIECE I was walking to school, as usual, on a rainy Wednesday morning. All was normal, and all was fine. I got to school 4 minutes after the bell had rung, as usual, and rocked up to class late, as usual. When I did enter English, only Hailey was sitting there, which was weird. Usually Mikkayla...

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  • Short Story

    OFFICE BOY A jobless man applied for the position of ‘office boy’ at a very big firm. The Employer interviewed him, then a test: clean the floor. “You are hired” he said, give me your email address, and I’ll send you the application to fill, as well as when you will start. The man replied “I ...

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  • Short Story

    income without having to toil. She was here pestering us; her son or daughter will be in some other part pestering others with their same bullshit story. You know that. Everybody knows that. And this old hag even told us to give just a one rupee coin. Where in the world can you fill your empty tummy...

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