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    The story is about Laura, a single woman who has come to Mexico as a schoolteacher, but whose real reason for being there is to support the Mexican revolution. The story takes place in one evening,...

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    Flowering Judas by Katherine Anne Porter is a short story, basically "a day in the life of..." Laura is unable to escape her life even though she has "uneasy premonitions of the future." It is as...

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    One of the key themes of this excellent short story is that of alienation. Laura is a character who is profoundly alienated from the world that she finds herself in. She doesn't really understand...

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    The climax of this story comes at the end of this tale, where Laura experiences a dream involving Eugenio, the man who committed suicide with the sleeping pills that she brought to him. The dream,...

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    The one redeeming feature of Braggioni's character is that he chooses to restore his relationship with his wife after Laura tells him about the fate of Eugenio, and how he killed himself because he...

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