The Best American Short Stories of the Century Character Descriptions

Katrina Kenison
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Tennessee Williamsappears in The Resemblance Between a Violin Case and a Coffin

This character is close with his/her sister and is attracted to the same sex.

Bessie Popkinappears in The Key

This person is an elderly widow who has lived a life filled with hate.

Nick Adamsappears in The Killers

This person is taken hostage while at a lunch counter and attempts to warn an acquaintance that he will soon be murdered.

Sill Lancasterappears in Christmas Gift

This child seems innocent but begins cursing and smoking at the end of the story.

Tom Harrisappears in The Hitch-Hikers

This character is a witness to an attack and ends up with his/her car covered in blood.

Richard Milesappears in The Resemblance Between a Violin Case and a Coffin

This person performs in a musical duet and dies of pneumonia soon afterward.

Francis Weedappears in The Country Husband

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