The Piece of String
There is a peasant who picks up a piece of string is blamed for stealing a purse. He is searched and searched but they find nothing. He tells his side of the story and people still don’t believe him. This story was written by Guy de Maupassant for the newspaper. This story’s literary focus is conflict. Two of the main characters is Maitre Hauchecorn & Madame Malandain.
Work cited- Elements of Literature book