Tell-Tale Heart Vs. The Story Of An Hour

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Dear editors, I prefer The Tell-Tale Heart over The Story of an Hour because it has a better narrator, characterization, and irony. If only one could stay in the textbook I would choose The Tell-Tale Heart. The short story Tell-Tale Heart has much suspense, most of it being dramatic irony situations. Three examples of irony in this story, first, the old man has no idea that the narrator harbors such a feeling towards his vulture eye the narrator describes a "cold feeling" every time the narrator looks at him with his eye. Secondly, the narrator plots on the old man for eight nights and the old man still has no idea of his soon to be fate. Finally, when the police arrive, they are unaware that the old man is buried beneath the floor while

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