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In the story The Californian's Tale by Mark Twain, what was the setting? And how did...

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twlightlover2010 | Student, Grade 11 | eNotes Newbie

Posted March 27, 2009 at 12:11 AM via web

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In the story The Californian's Tale by Mark Twain, what was the setting? And how did Twain create the suspense in the story?

I'm supposed to be readig this and I have. I'm not completely clear on the setting. And I need help on how he created the suspense.

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ozzyosbourne | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted September 23, 2009 at 10:22 AM (Answer #1)

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and the setting is in Californa 1960s to 1970s.

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ozzyosbourne | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted September 23, 2009 at 10:04 AM (Answer #2)

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i was thinking he used Henry, and had him acting like his wife would come, then the down fall was when you read about her being dead for 19 years.

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