Snow White Essay

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Snow White Plot- "Snow White" is about a young girl who is ordered to be killed by her wicked stepmother. When the man went to kill Snow White he realized that he could not do such a thing. He ordered Snow White to disappear into the woods and never return home. Snow White being frightened fled into the forest not knowing where she was going. She stumbled upon a cabin with seven dwarfs living in it. They welcomed her in their home with open arms. Soon after the man returned to the castle and had informed the wicked stepmother that the job had been done. She turned to her magic mirror and asked it "Mirror Mirror on the wall that is the fairest of them all" and the mirror still replied Snow White. With outrage the wicked stepmother set out to find Snow White and kill her once and for all. The wicked stepmother tricked Snow White into eating a poisonous apple. The only way for Snow White to live again would be for a prince to place a kiss upon her lips and until this happens Snow White will sleep for eternity.Tone- The tone in "Snow White" is rather suspenseful.-The evil stepmother has ordered that Snow White be killed and when the man is unable to do it. Snow White flees into the forest where soon after the wicked stepmother finds her and pursues on killing her.- Cautionary tone I believe is throughout this fairy tale . Snow White is warned by the man who was sent to kill her, never to return home again or else she will be killed - The author's attitude towards the subject in this case "Snow White" would be he has great passion for love stories. He likes suspense and happy endings.- His attitude towards the reader would be pleasant he doesn't make the story scary or gruesome.- The diction used in this would be Formal. "How do you do?" for example Symbols- The mirror - The dagger - ...

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