“An Ounce of Cure” By Alice Munro In the story “An Ounce of Cure” By Alice Munro, the narrator is unnamed and speaks in first person. The story follows the life. The daughter in “An Ounce of Cure” talks about her mother as someone who doesn’t believe her daughter will do very well at anything. “An Ounce of Cure” by Alice Munro (Theme). The story basically presents the decisions a typical teenager makes and the consequences. In life.

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“An Ounce of Cure” by Alice Munro (Theme)

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: When I finished reading the story, I looked around the web to see what others thought. She then told her mother about Martin.

I can relate this story well with myself. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: This protagonist is a fifteen year old girl who is suffering from heartbreak when her boyfriend dumped her.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here To her, this was the od of her pre-destined life. Time had passed for the author to be able to tell a humorous story that is why she could tell the story from a perspective that was not biased.


They are conservative people and do not fo and open up to their daughter the way parents should. The narrator told the story as she knew that what happened years ago was a big mistake, but at the time she thought that was the way to handle a situation. Alicr returns home for a funeral. You are commenting using your Twitter account. This poor girl, who drank hoping for a change in mood, ends up plastered, dangerously so considering the mixture she concocted and the amount she drank.

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The daughter and mother relationship in the beginning is very unstable. I could not take my eyes off it. A moment of weakness occurs and the narrator has a drunken night. The theme of the story is mainly about maturity. In their small town, most people lived the same way. As an adult now she presents the details that will shape the plot as one of a ounnce note, instead of negative.

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Skip to main content. Menu Skip to content. The resolution conflict, the character made a mistake and she had to face the consequence. Teenagers often exaggerate their tragedies as their insecurities hit them hard which result in sometimes towards life threatening. She just wants to feel accepted in life the way most teenagers do. After this experience the narrators life changes. This site uses cookies. The older narrator cannot help but look back with some amazement: She grew from this experience and was able to ojnce all these old problems and realizes how much she matured.


Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. I think that the way the character handled the consequence which comes after of her embarrassing experience showed strength of her character. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

The narrator portrayed the character as this is her most horrible stage in her teenage life. You are commenting using your Facebook account.

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