Margot's All Summer In A Day

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All Summer in a Day is a magnificent short story, that you won’t want to put down. One reason for this is because its approach toward bullying is different than most stories. Margot, the protagonist, was eager to see the sun that only appears every seven years. She gets teased by her classmates, locked in a closet, and in result, she misses out on the special event. Instead of the typical name-calling or physical abuse, All Sumer in a Day demonstrates another way of bullying. For example, Margot is emotionally hurt when the other kids leave her behind to play in the sun. Furthermore, the short story addresses an important issue that still happens to this day: bullying. The narrative mostly revolves around the children teasing argot, presumable

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