Is Morris an untrustworthy person in W. W. Jacobs' "The Monkey's Paw"? 

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You could make a case that W. W. Jacobs characterizes Sergeant-Major Morris as an untrustworthy person in the short story "The Monkey's Paw."

Jacobs' description of Morris's physical looks serves as one clue that Morris might not be the most trustworthy person. Specifically, he is described as being "beady of eye," which means he has small eyes that seem to "gleam with...

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