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Situational Irony In A Short Story

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The situational irony in the story develops a theme and creates a humor because no one expected their kidnapping to fail. Sam and Bill’s plan backfired. They had to pay instead of getting money for themselves. During the kidnapping, Bill got hurt a lot too. That’s what made the story fun and humorous. Irony creates humor because of its effect. Situational irony created a humor because of Sam and Bill’s kidnapping plan backfiring back at them. On paragraph 25, sentence 1 and 2, it states “I got the knife away from the kid and made him lie down again. But from that moment on, Bill’s spirit was broken.” This statement showed that Bill got hurt a lot. No one expected the kid to be so wild on Bill. Situational irony develops a theme in the story
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