The author uses complex characters throughout the story, the main one being T. T once belonged to England’s upper class but during the bombing he has lost it all. Now he has no choice but to live with the lower class due to his parents financial situation. Despite not having access to T.’s thoughts the reader can see through his actions that ...
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...ctly how the story is going to end. Literary fiction has a twist to the end that always confuses the reader.
Commercial fiction and Literary fiction are used in many short stories. Commercial fiction is a fun reading that the audience always loves because it provides them with action, happiness and they can assume how it is going to end. While, in literary fiction the reader can’t understand the characters, the suspense throughout the story gets build up by the characters not by any action. It is hard to assume how the ending will be like in “The Destructors”. The reader might have assumed that the ending would have end with the boys instead it ended with the driver. Many readers prefer commercial fiction because it keeps them entertained and literary fiction informs them about a certain issue. It also challenges a social a view and might get them to start thinking.
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