Analysis Of Paul's Case By Willa Sibert Cather

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Fantasy is an escape from reality, but sometimes one cannot handle the real world and live in their fantasies. In the short story ¨Paul's Case¨ by Willa Sibert Cather, Paul, a strange teenage boy, is lost on the journey of life as he despises his life and really loves the theater, which is the only place where Paul really ¨lives¨. Paul uses goes to the theater as an escape from his life, and lets his imagination run wild. When he isn't in the theater, he despises the real world, and attempts to live in his fantasy by telling others completely false things about his life and how associated he is with fame when he isn´t. Paul falls in love with the theater and only feels alive there, ends up hating his real life, tries to live a life that

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