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Research and Writing
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The Self-Possessed Niece
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Short Story for Analysis Test[pic]
The question for your test is "What is this short story about?"
You will have 75 minutes to write about how the literary components of the story help to communicate its premise. You may print out a copy of the text and annotate it. NO WRITTEN NOTES WILL BE ALLO
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Born | 18 December 1870
Akyab, Burma |
Died | 13 November 1916 (aged 45)
Beaumont-Hamel, France |
Pen name | Saki |
Occupation | Author, Playwright |
Nationality | British |
Hector Hugh Munro (18 December 1870 – 13 November 1916), better known
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