Although your close reading should concentrate on the theme of the assigned paragraphs, it is often helpful to understand some ideas behind the work as a whole.
Read the short story “Death by Landscape,” from The Norton anthology of short fiction. Based on your reading, please respond to the following:
· Identify three ideas that struck you about the story. Discuss why you find them interesting and use at least two pieces of evidence from the story to prove your point.
The short story “Death by Landscape” describes an event that impacted the life of the narrator and forever changed how she approached life. Atwood’s character, Lois, talks about being happy about moving to her new apartment with good security and no need to do any type of gardening or upkeep. At first