Describe the character of Miss Brill in "Miss Brill."

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It is hard not to feel incredibly sorry for the character of Miss Brill in this excellent short story. We are told that she teaches English and that she also reads the newspaper to an "invalid old gentleman" four times each week. However, without a doubt, the highlight of her week is going each Sunday at the same time to listen to the band in the Jardins Publiques--the public gardens. This is clearly an important event for her, as she takes great care in the way that she dresses. This time of the week is so important for her because she loves watching the other people in the gardens and listening in on their conversations:

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