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...main characters Rodrick Usher and Goodman Brown both seem to be just two normal guys, but the events in each story show that that is not so. Actually, by the end of the stories, it is the exact opposite. Both Usher and Brown are completely insane or corrupt. It is safe to say that both characters are out of control. Both characters would be classified as dynamic, because there is a drastic change in both of them between the beginning and end of their respective stories. Usher and Brown went through a lot in these stories, and both of ended up in the predicament, death. When it comes to conflict in both stories, the belief systems are man and self. Also, presented as man vs. self. This type of conflict is considered internal. During the course of both stories, Brown and Usher had to fight against their own minds, and things do not end well for either of them.
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