Answer the Following Question Briefly. What Impression Do You Form of the Postmaster After Reading the Story 'The Letter'? - English Communicative

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Answer the following question briefly.
What impression do you form of the postmaster after reading the story 'The
Letter'?

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Solution

As a coin has two sides, the postmaster also appears to have two aspects of his character. In the first half of the story, he seems very hard-hearted and unsympathetic. Even the writers comparison of his face with dull pumpkin reveals the insensitivity of his character but as the story proceeds further and he is put in the same tight corner in which poor old Ali is already husding, a sudden change appears in him. When he gets no information from his ill daughter, he gets maddened with grief and he realizes old All’s agony and craziness to come daily to the Post Office to get his daughters letter. Now his fatherly sentiments rise up to understand the love-lorn soul of Ali. His attitude becomes very sympathetic and kind to Ali.

Concept: The Letter
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Chapter 3: The Letter - Exercises [Page 30]

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CBSE Class 10 English Communicative (Literature Reader)
Chapter 3 The Letter
Exercises | Q 5.5 | Page 30

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