The visit from the blind man was not something that the narrator was looking forward to, especially because it pushed him out of his normal way of thinking. One never knows where they can learn a life lesson and they usually come in the most uncomfortable situations... Showed first 250 characters
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The narrator learns this, a new way to see, through Raymond Carver’s “Cathedral.” Showed next 250 characters
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"Cathedral" Character Analysis
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Raymond Carver's Cathedral
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The Most Effective Literary Element In Raymond Carver'S Cathedral
Raymond Carver uses the literary elements of characterization and point of view to make Cathedral an effective story. While Cathedral appears to just be a story about a visit between two old friends and the narrator, I see it as a journey between two men which shows the audience that it is possible to break personal barriers and stereotypes...
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The short story “Cathedral” includes three characters. These characters include the narrator, his wife, and her blind friend Robert. Early into the story, the narrator expresses that he possesses many stereotypes, these stereotypes keep him “blind” from the true reality of blind people...
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