Red Summary
W. Somerset Maugham

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Red Summary

Apart from the disparate attitudes represented by Neilson and Red, the story underlines the prominent place that irony plays in human life—a theme that Maugham emphasizes in many of his works. The crowning irony is that the sensitive European, who loved in vain, is telling the story of a beautiful love affair to the very man who cast the love aside.

Further, Sally and Red do not even really notice each other...

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