What is an element of the narrative style of Katherine Mansfield in the short story "Her First Ball"?

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The most pronounced element of Mansfield's style is the close proximity of the involved, subjective narrator . Narrators may be distanced or close in proximity, as they may be objective or subjective. Most often, a distanced narrator tends to be an object one while a close narrator tends to be a subjective one. Narrators may also be involved or uninvolved with the action and characters of the story. An involved narrator doesn't comment upon characters or events while an involved narrator does comment. For example, Hemingway is often categorized as having an uninvolved narratorial voice that refrains from comment and judgement (as an aside, upon consideration it...

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