The Grasshopper and the Bell Cricket Questions and Answers
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Who is the narrarotor of the story "The Grasshopper and the Bell Cricket"?

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In "The Grasshopper and the Bell Cricket" by Yasunari Kawabata, the narrator of the story is someone who witnessed the interaction between the young children, one of which caught a grasshopper near a playground.

Because of the language used, it can be assumed that the narrator is someone who is familiar with the school and spends a great deal of time there, as they refer to specific locations such as the "upper school" and "playground." The actions that the narrator describes suggest that, at the time of the event, they were young:

Walking along the tile-roofed wall of the university, I turned...

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