Story Summary: A Boys Life Fable

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Stories have themes, or a message the author is trying to tell the readers. A similar theme they have is that "new situations can cause discomfort." I believe this theme applies to both stories.

In "Boys Life", Cory is feeling impatient a he waits for school to be over and then Mrs. Neville calls him to her desk while Cory was about to leave Mrs. Neville asked him to consider participating in the writing contest in The Arts Council. However, Cory felt that writing stories were something he enjoyed and didn’t want to use his stories for a contest.

In “Emancipation: A Life Fable” the animal finds the door of his cage open. When he peeked out his head each time he saw more and more light. He had been used to living in his cage, isolated and
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