Person vs Person
widow swears vendetta
semillante kills ravolati
TORF The setting is happy
Widow lives with?
son and dog
what happens to her son?
he is killed
murderer runs to?
her sons body is brought to her and she does what?
swears a vendetta
what is a vendetta?
it means to get revenge ("I will get revenge on your killer")
why cant the widow do it herself?
she is too old
where does the wido go next?
church to pray for strength to kill Nicolas
What will the murder weapon be?
What does she do with the dog?
ties it up and starves it so its entire focus is on how to survive
the dog will now do anything for food
what does the widow make?
a straw dummy
what does she cook infront of the dog?
what does she do next with the 2 items?
ties the food aroung the straw dummys neck and releases the dog after it
for how long does she repeat this process?
How is the widdow disguised?
as a beggar
Where does she go next?
church for confession
After confession who does she pay to take her across the water?
Where does Nicolas work?
How does Nicolas die?
the widow releases the dog at Nicolas and kills him
TorF the widdow sleeps well that night
What is the theme of this work?
Anyone can achieve vengence if they are clever enough