The Story Of An Hour By Kate Chopin

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The book The story of an hour is a very interesting and shocking story .The book the story of an hour is written by Kate Chopin. The main characters in this story are Louise Mallard, Brently Mallard, Josephine, Richards. The story is about how Louise Mallard seems very depressed and sad because of the death of her husband and after her husband's death she feels relieved but then she gets news that her husband is really not dead. The story of an hour shows a shows the way Louise gains freedom due to death of her husband and in the story the readers are seeing the struggle she goes through. The story of an hour is called this because it’s the time that goes by between the moments of Louise hears that her husband was part of an horrible accident …show more content…
She shows devastation, “She wept at once… wild abandonment”(Chopin, Pg. 1). This quote is trying to tell us how she burst out at the news of her husband has died and she is trying to mourn during this time. Louise feels a sense of disbelief because when someone you finds out about death they feel like it can't be happening. Next Louise Mallard starts having these feelings of curiosity of what it is going to be like to be free during the story when she is alone she says, “Free, Free!”(Chopin, Pg. 1) She says this because it expresses how she had always been trapped in her marriage. She is all alone when she is realizing that she is going to be happy again. The marriage she had with her husband wasn’t the best marriage because they never really got along and that her husband was very controlling over her due to the time period they’re in. that is the life that she has always wanted to

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