From whose point of view is "Eveline" written?

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The story is told from Eveline's point of view. It is a record of her thoughts, as well as what happens to her as she experiences the events of the story. For instance, we learn,

The man out of the last house passed on his way home; she heard his footsteps clacking along the concrete pavement and afterwards crunching on the cinder path before the new red houses. One time there used to be a field there in which they used to play every evening with other people's children.

This passage highlights Joyce's technique. Eveline watches the man in the last house passing her house on his way home. We hear what she hears: the sound of his footsteps. As she hears him walking on...

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abperera | Student

the writers' point of view

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maimia-ali | Student

Eveline is written in third person-method of narration. The pronouns she and he are used. This helps us to see every side of the events although the story takes place in her own head.

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nihalkaya24 | Student

do you think that eveline should have remained in ireland or emigrated to Buenos Ayres?does she make the right decision?

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