In a 5 paragraph essay, thoroughly summarize the short story and by quoting key words, phrases, and sentences from the story, explain the significance of 3
different symbols and the impact that each one has on the story on the literal level as well as the metaphoric.
Your introduction should mention the author, title of the story, and provide a summary of the story. It should also state your thesis that mentions 3 symbols
used in the story that impact it literally and metaphorically.
Each body paragraph should include an analysis of a specific symbol and the ways it impacts the story on a literal level as well as on a symbolic level.
Your conclusion should reword your thesis and reflect upon the major points you made in the essay.