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what is the mood of the story??  

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what is the mood of the story??


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The mood or tone of the story is a complex mixture of macabre nostalgia and ambiguous regret. The collective narrator expresses some sense of responsibility, albeit in a distant fashion. There is a  perverse but familiar quality to the narrators reaction to the interpreted suicide attempt by Emily.

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