• "After Twenty Years"

    After Reading

     

     

    Open-ended:

     

    BE sure to answer in COMPLETE SENTENCES!  Make sure you answer every part of the prompt.  Your response must be AT LEAST 5 sentences!

    O. Henry is famous for short stories with surprise twists at the end.  What was your original prediction about the meeting in the beginning of the story?  Explain why you were or were not surprised to learn that the police officer was Jimmy, Bob's old friend, in the end.