Presentation on theme: "Thank You M’am Short Story Review By: Kinsey, Kelly, Tanner."— Presentation transcript:
Thank You M’am Short Story Review By: Kinsey, Kelly, Tanner.
Setting (time, place, atmosphere) Thank You M’am takes place in the streets of America and Mrs, Jones’ house. The time of day is 11:00pm. The atmosphere is dark, tense, strange, and warm.
Main Characters Mrs Jones: -generous because she gave Roger 10 dollars to get the new shoes he wanted. -forgiving because after he tried to steal her purse she left him in a room with it and trusted he wouldn't take it. Roger -poor, that’s why he tried to take Mrs Jones purse.
Conflict Person vs Society: He comes from a poor background. Person vs Person: Roger trying to steal Mrs.Jones’s purse. Person vs Self: When he regrets his decision to steal.
Key Events Roger was trying to steal Mrs. Jones’s purse. Mrs.Jones dragged Roger to her home and made him wash his face. He had an opportunity to steal her purse but thanked her instead.
Climax When Roger has the opportunity to steal her purse and he doesn't.