Rain - Study Guide Lines 180 - 259 Summary & Analysis

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Lines 180 - 259 Summary

Once on shore, the Macphails and Mrs. Davidson wait under some shelter while the rain continues. They are soon joined by Davidson who, who informs them that an outbreak of measles has occurred and their ship is confined to Pago Pago for at least ten days. There is no hotel in Pago Pago but the various travelers find rooms for rent at a local trader's expansive store. The trader, Horn, and his native wife and children live above their store. The rooms rented by Horn are nearly devoid of furniture and comfort and, while the rain continues to pour down, the passengers make themselves as comfortable as they can. The Macphails seem somewhat disoriented, and Mrs. Davidson takes charge of their situation and orders them about.

Lines 180 - 259 Analysis

The scene establishes the primary location for the remainder of the short story - . It's the...

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