How Accurate Is The Narrator's Point Of View In Araby

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"Araby" is written in first-person to tell the story of a young boy (narrator), who learns that his dreamy feelings for a girl are deceptive. The narrators impractical approach towards the girl is revealed in the details of the story, such as seeing the bazaar as it readies to shut down, the crowds are gone, the silence, the greater part of the hall in darkness, and the woman's harsh conversation with two men there. The first-person point of view allows the reader to see how the boy feels and thinks. An example from the story is: "Gazing up into the darkness I saw myself as a creature driven and derided by vanity; and my eyes burned with anguish and anger."
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