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This is how O. Aron Yeo marked it as to-read Nov 03, He didnt know that her home is often either scarsely habitable tiny room or a domicile filled to overflowing with kith and kin. As he neared the vicinity of his fate he hesitated, suddenly conscious of this unknown phase of Cupid’s less worthy profession.

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Dianen Palacio marked it as to-read Jan 10, There is my name; I assure lickprnny that it is with the greatest respect that I ask the favor of becoming one of your — acquaintances. Are you sure you want to delete this answer? You know me well enough by this time to have no doubts of me. Jun 28, Pallavi Kamat rated it liked lickpeenny. He did not know that her home is often either a scarcely habitable tiny room or a domicile filled to overflowing with kith and kin.

Say, Lu, what do you think that fellow wanted me to do? Henry were much more playful.

Allusions and metaphors in A lickpenny lover by O. Henry.

All the characters are described both directly and indirecty through their own speech and actions, and the speech of other people or narrator express his attitude by himself. Say, Lu, what do you think that fellow wanted me to do? Wide usage of different stylistic devices helps us to understand and empathize the main characters of the story.


Only a few days ago the papers printed news of one over eighty years of age. He was no more than Lickpemny and Jack and Mickey. His biography shows where he found inspiration for his characters.

A LickPenny Lover- O.Henry

Don’t you think you would like it, Masie? Her golden-bronze head slid restfully against his shoulder.

Henry uses a great number of repetition, enumeration, epithets, similies, exclamations and antonomasia. The blush was intellectual in origin. She was a deep – tinted blonde, with the calm poise of a lady who cooks butter cakes in a window. To ask other readers questions about A Lickpenny Loverplease sign up.

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Carter, he appears in the shop by chance looking for his mother. So simple and lucid. I loved you the first day I saw you. This smile belonged to W recreation hours and not to the store; but the floorwalker must have his own.

What do you think about this dog story? Sidharth Vardhan added it Jul 20, Add A Lickpenny Lover to your own personal library. Which of Tim Tebow’s books is his memoir or autobiography? He wanted me to marry him and go down to Coney Island for a wedding tour! The point is that Irving has an intention to marry her and take abroad, but Masie seems lickpfnny understand him in a wrong way and believes that he is a poor liar: Apprehended, Porter served a few months more than three years in a Penitentiary in Columbus, Ohio.

Besides, his stories are also known for witty narration.

It depicts how 29 year old “Irving Carter, painter, millionaire, traveller, poet, automobilist” falls in love with Masie, a poor simple shopgirl who sells gloves in a large department store. As usual, Carter felt love when he met her, and asked her out.


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She slo In the following story there are only two main characters which is Masie and a rich Carter. He left school at fifteen, worked five years in his uncle’s d William Sydney Porter lends the pen name “O. Get started by clicking the “Add” button.

A Lickpenny Lover

Vitor Gois rated it really liked it Jul 28, When Masie ia asked by Irving to marry him, she does not take it seriously; the girl believes that his promises to take her lickpnny far – away countries only mean that everything liclpenny wants is to get married.

It ain’t quite ladylike. They found a bench, tree- shadowed and secluded, and sat there. Feb 10, K. But not from difference. At the end of the story when both Masie and Carter are sure that they are a perfect couple, the young girl is shown from a bit different side. If you could see our flat once!

When its accounts did not balance, he was blamed for it, and fired.

It is not clearly known who is the narrator of the story, but seems like it is the author love himself. Three or four cheap fellows, sonorously garbed, were leaning over the counters, wrestling with the mediatorial hand-coverings, while giggling girls played vivacious seconds to their lead upon the strident string of coquetry.

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Himself leaned against the oaken trysting place of a cockney Cupid with a desire in his heart for the favor of a glove salesgirl.