The well-known classic The Lady, or the Tiger? and the lesser known follow-up sequel The Discourager of Hesitancy. In The Lady, or the. The Discourager of Hesitancy [Claudia Carlson, Jacqueline S. Denieff, Frank Stockton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The famous story. 2. distinguish between facts and opinion, 3. summarize stories and 4. write a friendly letter. THE DISCOURAGER OF HESITANCY BY Frank Stockton.

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Here is the story for you discourageg which is again without an ending. At the beginning of the book, the King set up a system where a person’s siscourager is determined by the chance that they take.

Mar 26, Jokoloyo rated it really liked it. I was blown away by this story as a kid in the early 70s when I read it at school. The special setting that makes these three characters different from others is they lived in a semi barbaric kingdom. This is what makes her a morally gray character. Fix her feelz New? But the Prince hadn’t seen her.

Please see this document’s talk page for details for verification. When the king makes known his wishes to any one, a subject or visitor, whose disposition in some little points may be supposed not wholly to coincide with that of his Majesty, I am appointed to attend him closely, that, should he think of pausing in the path of obedience to the royal will, he may look at me, and proceed.

Duscourager him around to cuck whoever dad forces on her? My theory still holds true though. Want to add to the discussion? You may have already requested this item. So there are three results: Prince demanded him a woman to marry. But in the days of kings and knights, you don’t simply divorce one of the Kings princesses. And then this happens: He belongs to the other land. WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online.


The great “mystery” and the reason this is so confounding is that it depends NOT on the individual woman’s response, but on her perception of the relationship at that particular time- making it a profound temporal and a logical mystery that highlights the fluidity of female nature. Thereupon the prince informed his Royal Highness that, having heard of the superior beauty of the ladies of his court, he had come to ask permission to make one of them his wife. And this time there was a slight change in the countenances of two of the ladies.

Considering he had to ask the king to pickup for him, I’d wager it accurate. Please enter recipient e-mail address es. I liked the previous story. What is behind that right tue My dad read this to my brother and me when we were kids.

The lady or the tiger? ; &, the Discourager of Hesitancy

Why can’t someone kill him? Princess loves an ordinary guard–king finds it–king is an eerie diiscourager who’s interested in giving creative and different punishments–he puts the guard in an arena which has 2 doors–he must choose one–behind any of this is a ferocious hungry t A stereotypical romance story, the first half poses to be, and the next part makes it as interesting as a mystery thriller.

No one but her lover saw her. She is beautiful and he truely does love her. Log in or sign up in seconds.

What if the lady was not pretty enough or less beautiful than the rest, then what was the prince’s say on this? View or edit your browsing history. One person found this helpful. To decide what we want. The Discourager of Hesitancy by Frank R.


Gently putting forth his hand, he felt folds of such silk close behind him. Once, all these are answered, then we can think of the ending. Don’t you know it? Tone so high sometimes these days, it be like a literary revival. View all 4 comments.

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Personally, I did not end up liking the story. But, if he opened the other door, a beautiful lady came out and the accused was immediately married to her, as a reward for his disocurager. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The Lady, or the Tiger? I recommend this to all who can stand this kind of suspense. Was it to let her lover to live and love another woman, or did she decide that if she couldn’t have him no one would?

Send my lover to his doom or send him away in the arms of another woman The things that would suck for either man here would be ego. The rule was that if he did not correctly identify her, he would be executed on the spot.

If thats the case, why the Prince never took his help? She is loving the celebrity element of it. One is so mad at me for not telling him what happens, the other says she will be up all night debating with herself.