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Flash Fiction: Very Short Stories Chapter Summary & Analysis - Fear: Four Examples through The Factory Summary

James Thomas (professor)
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Fear: Four Examples through The Factory Summary

Fear: Four Examples

A man has four fearful experiences in one evening. First, his daughter is two hours late returning from college. At dinner, his daughter doubles over in pain. He takes her to the hospital where the pain subsides although the reason for the pain remains a mystery. As father and daughter return home, they see a young man trying to break into cars. At home, the man recalls how a young man in the hospital across from his daughter is moaning in pain from stitches he is receiving in his hand.

The Last Parakeet

A woman is watching the today show where the last in a species of Brazilian parakeets has turned himself in. He will be giving his account of how it feels to be the last of the species. A neighbor interrupts the...

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