While The Auto Waits

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While the Auto Waits
Themes
Appearance VS Reality (What we see is not what really is.)
Self-deception (Some people may deceive themselves or others just for the sake of pleasure.) Human behavior (Humans are inexplicable. It’s hard to understand them. They are sometimes irrational.) Climbing social ladder (Poor people want to be rich and accepted.) Pretense, Lies

Fact VS Fiction
Characterization
The girl
Main character
Developing character
Attractive
Graceful
Imaginative
Pretender

The man
Main character
Developing character
Simple, ordinary
Playful
Rich
High-class
Clever
Setting
City life (People in the city are not that sincere.)
Social gap
Twilight time (symbol: People can’t see things clearly.)
Narrative Techniques
Chronological Pattern
Coincidence
Foreshadowing
Twist ending
Conflict
Man VS Himself

Diction
Symbol: Book (Arabian Night = betrayal, imagination)
Symbol: Auto = High-class, materialism
Tone
Light-hearted tone
Didactic (The writer means to teach.)
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