"Christmas stories" by Charles Dickens
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Scrooges room moved. Curtains of his room, I say, were moved by the invisible hand. Not those curtains what was hung near his legs, and nor at his head, but the curtains before his face.
The curtains of his bed were moved, and waking up Scrooge came to be face to face with the supernatural visitor, who moved the curtains as close to him as I am close to you now, and me, near your elbow as the ghost! That person who told that the curtains were moved - is fiction author of the story, story-teller by the fire . The man who appears near the readers elbow as the ghost is - Charles Dickens himself.
Both story-tellers do not bother one another and all these interlacing of intonations develop newer lyric-humorous shade. However, that is not all. Fiction of the story-teller means also another thing with the help of the fiction is emphasized that the told accidents are just a tale, not more.
Despite of there area lot of sad and even horrible things, as the same the story is false, or the story with the happy-ending should not be taken so close to heart, too serious. Because of that, story-teller before beginning to tell the story makes some joke that will not offend anybody. This little domestic joke, yet little bit concerning to the context of the narration, gives people safety and presentiment about the happy-ending.
For example, in Christmas Carol it happens as follows Mention about the funeral of Marley makes me return back to the beginning of my story. There was no doubt that Marley is dead. It should be comprehended because there will be no extraordinary thing in the occasion which I am going to tell.
If we doubted that Hamlets father was dead until the raising of the curtains, then his night walks under the burst of the .Скачать