Lady Or The Tiger? By Frank Stockton

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A popular short story or Fantasy in the 1980’s and still an exceedingly good one is called the “Lady or the Tiger?” by Frank Stockton. With the amphitheater and punishment or virtue's reward a lover of the princess was punished to doors, either to pick the Tiger or Lady, it was unknown. In the “Lady or the Tiger?” he has a very good way of describing situations. The plot, he uses is a distinctive way of writing. Using the reader to decide the end of the story is a great way to bring the reader in, and to get them thinking about it. Frank Richard Stockton has supremely well written imagery, especially when it comes to the “Lady or the Tiger?” and the use of word choice and characterization help the big image of the story come together.

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