Name: Course Name: Instructor: Date: “The Chaser” In the John Collier's magazine "The Chaser " self- centred love is clearly evident through Alan Austen. This short story of desire control and future murder conveys every one of the signs of conceited love. Alan’s self-centered perspective of affection is confirmed by yearning to become the protest of Diana's fixations through trickery his readiness to seek after adoration and the story's revelation of his impending return to purchase the noxious "life-cleaner" giving Diana’s murdering approach. The story initially demonstrates that Alan is inspired without anyone else's input love by communicating the pleasure at turning into the question of Diana’s obsession. Alan expresses amazement at all cases to the affection portion's potential impact on Diana. However he trusts that to him Diana means revoir" (463) the expression signifying "to seeing once more." He further realises that Austen will back for the harmful toxic substance since young love will gradually blur away uncovering that the protest of the love was constantly self and not the other individual. The foretelling of Alan's unavoidable come back for the "life-cleaner" for killing Diana confirms his inspiration as conceited love (Collier & John 1940). Alan's inspiration of narcissistic love is proved through his longing to be the protest of Diana's fixations his readiness to seek after affection through means of deceit and through the hinting of his unavoidable come back to purchase harm for killing Diana. Collier's scary story gives understanding into the manifestation of a narcissistic love. Works Cited Collier John. The chaser. New Yorker Magazine 1940. [...]
Write a literary analysis that address the theme in John Collier's "The Chaser," originally published in 1940 in The New Yorker. Your analysis should explain how collier uses literary elements and/or devices to express the theme of the story. You must use the primary source as well as one secondary source to write your essay. Each body paragraph will include references from both the primary and secondary source. note: one body paragraph can have a primary and secondary source. note: two body paragraphs can have two primary sources At minimum, 2 integrated quotes (total) must be used in the body paragraphs. You may also use a paraphrase and summary. You must follow MLA 8 guidelines to write essay. It must be five paragraphs (minimum) in length and should be about three pages long.