What are the three major conflicts in "The Lady or the Tiger"?

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In literature there are both external and internal conflicts. An external conflict involves a person against some outside entity such as another person, nature, or society. An internal conflict involves a person struggling with themselves over opposing choices, needs, or emotions. In Frank Stockton's short story "The Lady or the Tiger?" there is one external conflict and two internal conflicts. The story involves an arena where an accused person has the choice of two doors, one of which means certain death while the second holds life and marriage. The accused has an immediate internal conflict...

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Relationship between the kings daugther and the commner was discovered by her father.The princess knew what was behind each door and she signaled him with her eyes on which door he should open. He was about to ethier be eaten by a tiger or be married off to another women

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The three major contacts in the story

1st:The relationship between the kings daugther and the commner was discovered by her father

2nd: The princess knew what was behind each door and she signaled him with her eyes on which door he should open 

3rd:He was about to ethier be eaten by a tiger or be married off to another women

 

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