The Story of an Hour

by: Kate Chopin

Plot Overview Quiz

Further study Plot Overview Quiz

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What news does Josephine deliver to Louise Mallard?

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What phrase does Louise repeat to herself as she recovers from the news of her husband’s death?

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What aspect of life after Brently’s death is she ecstatic about?

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Who comes in the door unexpectedly just as Josephine is arriving downstairs?

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What do doctors attribute Louise’s fatal heart attack to?