3 Predict What is the argument between the two wealthy men? What do you predict will be the result?
4 RepetitionWhy does the author repeat the argument after explaining it once.
5 Sets of Three Events often happen in sets of three. The wealthy men give two identical gifts.The third is different.What is the irony of this situation?
6 The Jeweler’s WifeWhat is the difference between the jeweler’s wife and the miller’s wife?
7 The Miller’s Character p. 858 The miller comments, “But why would they offer fifty dollars for a worthless piece of glass?”What can you infer about his personality from his statement?How does his previous two experiences of losing his money affect him?
8 The Effect of the MoneyHow does the newfound wealth affect the miller’s personality?