“An Ounce of Cure” By Alice Munro In the story “An Ounce of Cure” By Alice Munro, the narrator is unnamed and speaks in first person. The story follows the life. The daughter in “An Ounce of Cure” talks about her mother as someone who doesn’t believe her daughter will do very well at anything. “An Ounce of Cure” by Alice Munro (Theme). The story basically presents the decisions a typical teenager makes and the consequences. In life.

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Also the narrator faces a horrible breakup with her first real crush. You are commenting using your WordPress.

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The narrator seems to have recovered well enough from this event and from the years of ostracism. This girl was suffering, tried to find ouunce relief, and was severely punished for it.

Later she starts to drunk and vomit. I suffered a great deal from all of the exposure.

It seemed so realistic and I felt as if I am who are going through all the situation. She missed him, but her real curee started when she saw him playing Mr. The last incident in the story occurs when the narrator comes back after college, marriage, and children.

She describes what movements she does remember as murky and uncertainty. Her sentences are short and sort of absent-minded; but not in a funny way.


“An Ounce of Cure” by Alice Munro (Theme)

This poor girl, who drank hoping for a change in mood, ends up plastered, dangerously so considering the mixture she concocted and the amount she drank. Being funny would have been a cul-de-sac, though.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: You are commenting using your Twitter account. She describes it as a very intense, moment. When I finished reading the story, I looked around the web to see what others thought. October 31, at Time had mynro for the author to be able to tell a humorous story that is why she could tell the story from a perspective that was not biased.

Simile Similes are referring between two unrelated and dissimilar things, people, beings, places and concepts. This site uses cookies. I feel that the character gives us a deeper insight into the main character and how the events took place.

This did not prove to be a concrete hardship at all, because it was at least that long before anybody asked me. Email required Address never made public.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. She marries, has children, and even remains in the same small town. You are commenting using your Twitter account. But the development of events on that Saturday night — that fascinated me; I felt that I had had a glimpse of the shameless, marvellous, shattering absurdity with which the plots of life, though not of fiction, are improvised.

The resolution conflict, the character made a mistake and she had to face the consequence. Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. She believed zlice she was very much in love with a xlice man by the name Martin Collingwood, but sadly he broke her heart. The language she uses is not of a humorous type, but more of a serious, or kind of sickly nature.


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February 9th, 2 Comments. December 15th, 0 Comments. June 1st, 3 Comments. She tells us about her first love and her first kiss.

The detail was enough to cur the readers slice the scenarios and the depression which the character is experiencing. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: However, she decided to stops at sixth.

She was once decided to commit suicide by taking aspirins; six pills. It made me laugh out loud. Martin Collingwood is the now an undertaker.

The daughter and mother relationship in the beginning is very unstable. While baby-sitting one night, she decided to get drunk. The story basically presents the decisions a typical teenager makes and the consequences. The Berryman fire her immediately.

The plot is arranged in linear order, which I feel is vital in the way this particular story is told.

After this experience the narrators life changes. That was the first night where her misery started.