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...narrative voice is similar to that in The Sky So Heavy; “We are caught in the thick of people as they screech and scramble, kicking, gouging” (239). This is an example of a brawl over food, resulting in shots being fired and many being killed. Boxer’s violence was intentionally inflicted by Napoleon, whereas, In Finn’s circumstance, this was unavoidable. In addition to this, the narrative voice in The Sky So Heavy is Finn, who is also the main character, demonstrates his opinion, whereas in Animal Farm, the narrator is a non-entity. This is a contrast that through third person, allows readers to gain an individual perspective into events, whereas, in first person, is based around one point of view, placing readers in that characters’ shoes. Narrative voices in the texts The Sky So Heavy and Animal Farm demonstrate depth of emotion, through the revelation of violence.
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