A young woman gives her true love, a soldier, her locket before he goes away to war Promising he will always keep it safe, when the locket returns but the young man does not, the young woman s world falls apart.
The Locket A young woman gives her true love a soldier her locket before he goes away to war Promising he will always keep it safe when the locket returns but the young man does not the young woman s world f
A short, simple and lovely story.
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Over dramatic to say the least However, it did have a nice twist at the end.
Fantastic short story about the loss of a beloved soldier and the time he spent wearing his love s most precious earthly possession Great story.
A Confederate soldier carries a locket around his neck.
Think I would ve liked this short story if it was a little longer It feels underdone somehow.Still, not a bad tale, and I did like the brief shift in perspective from the soldiers to a watching blackbird.
Four confederate soldiers are talking over the fire while waiting for orders They are asking about Edmond s locket, and a soldier named Nick says that is is a Catholic token to protect Edmond The latter agrees because it has protected him all this time, although it is a locket given by his lover Octavie It contains a picture of her parents and the date they were married.When Edmond is resting, he dreamt of Octavie and is ashamed that she will see him in such a poor condition He also dreamt of a [...]
Inspiring story Some people are born with a vital and responsive energy It not only enables them to keep abreast of the times it qualifies them to furnish in their own personality a good bit of the motive power to the mad pace They are fortunate beings They do not need to apprehend the significance of things They do not grow weary nor miss step, nor do they fall out of rank and sink by the wayside to be left contemplating the moving procession.Ah that moving procession that has left me by the ro [...]
A short story about war, love lost, and love found This story can often be found online, or in collections of Kate Chopin stories such as The Awakening and Selected Stories
A normal fairy tale love story except that in the end you understand the author tricked you somewhere A soldier and his beloved who gifts him a locket which is invaluable to her The story revolves around the locket It was good,a nice romantic story But just good,nothing nothing less.
That plot twist got me like 00000
A locket, the horrors of the Civil war and the hardship of those who wait Love the clarity of Chopin s prose.
This is a nice sweet, simple story, and I ve arranged my thoughts into a haiku Loss comes easierWhen faith is misplacedAnd fantasies fly.