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...

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

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

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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.