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Character Analysis: A New England Nun

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Couch, Ben. "The no-Man's-Land of "A New England Nun"." Studies in Short Fiction 35.2 (1998): 187-98. ProQuest. Web. 25 Jan. 2017.
(B) This source will fit into my essay by helping me establish the fact that Louisa is, in fact, a compulsive character by outlining her behavior as being precise, organized, and compulsive, as well as depicting her traits of perfectionism. This source will be used in my introduction paragraph as well as body paragraphs.

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Elbert, Monika M. "The Displacement of Desire: Consumerism and Fetishism in Mary Wilkins Freeman's Fiction." Legacy 19.2 (2002): 192-215. Rpt. in Short Story Criticism. Ed. Jelena Krstovic. Vol. 113. Detroit: Gale, 2008. Literature Resource Center. Web. 26 Jan. 2017.
(B) This source will fit into my essay by allowing me to establish strong supportive evidence of Louisa suffering from obsessive compulsive disorder mainly due to her obsessive and orderly nature. The text is able to exemplify how a large number of Louisa’s activities
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"Mary E. Wilkins Freeman's 'A New England Nun' and the Dilemma of the Woman Artist." Studies in American Humor 3.9 (2002): 27-38. Rpt. in Short Story Criticism. Ed. Jelena Krstovic. Vol. 113. Detroit: Gale, 2008. Literature Resource Center. Web. 25 Jan. 2017.
(B) This article also serves as a great source of supporting evidence for Louisa suffering from obsessive compulsive disorder. This is done by pointing out how Louisa often has to restore order in the house by, for example, restacking the books that Joe rearranges, rearranging the workbasket that he knocks over, as well as sweeping up the dirt he has tracked in. The article is able to outline how Louisa’s routines are not only obsessive but also provide her control over her environment. The article is also able to examine how her husband is the complete polar opposite of who she is by showing his clumsiness and disregard for domestic order. This source will be used towards my last body paragraphs.
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