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* HeartwarmingMoments AwesomeMoments: On a meta-level, Charlotte Perkins Gilman actually said that it was meant to save lives and it worked twice
** First to end one woman's ordeal with the ''rest-cure''
** And secondly the doctor who suggested the ''rest-cure'' to her changed his practices after reading it. think about that. This story, written by a woman during a time that women had little to no power over their lives, got a physician to change his practices in regards to women

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On a meta-level, Charlotte Perkins Gilman actually said that it was meant to save lives and it worked twice
** First to %%** To end one woman's ordeal with the ''rest-cure''
** And secondly the %%** The doctor who suggested the ''rest-cure'' to her changed his practices after reading it. think about that. This story, written by a woman during a time that women had little to no power over their lives, got a physician to change his practices in regards to women


* HeartwarmingMoments: On a meta-level, Charlotte Perkins Gilman actually said that it was meant to save lives and it worked twice

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* HeartwarmingMoments: On a meta-level, Charlotte Perkins Gilman actually said that it was meant to save lives and it worked twice
** First to end one woman's ordeal with the ''rest-cure''
** And secondly the doctor who suggested the ''rest-cure'' to her changed his practices after reading it. think about that. This story, written by a woman during a time that women had little to no power over their lives, got a physician to change his practices in regards to women


** In the story itself, [[spoiler:the narrator ends up completely insane and creeping in circles around the room. And she talks about this in the most calm way possible, as if there wasn't anything strange about it.]]

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** In the story itself, [[spoiler:the narrator ends up completely insane and creeping in circles around the room. And she talks about Eventually her husband finds her like this and faints from the shock. She simply continues pacing, walking over his limp body and narrating this in the most calm way possible, as if there wasn't weren't anything strange about it.]]


* ValuesDissonance: It took ''how long'' for scholars to look at this work as a piece of feminist literature? [[spoiler:Not very long, as the story was seen as responsible for the discrediting of the "rest cure" the narrator endures, within Charlotte Perkins Gilman's lifetime]].


* NightmareFuel: [[spoiler: A case has been made that the "Yellow Wallpaper" that the narrator is ripping off of the walls at the end is ''her own skin''. It seems utterly ridiculous at first but then you consider the fact that, in literature, a cigar is not always just a cigar once you examine it closely enough...]]
** In the story itself, [[spoiler:the narrator ends up completely insane and creeping in circles around the room. And she talks about this in the most calm way possible, as if there wasn't anything strange about it. Brrr!!]]

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* NightmareFuel: [[spoiler: A case has been made that the "Yellow Wallpaper" that the narrator is ripping off of the walls at the end is ''her own skin''. It seems utterly ridiculous at first but then you consider the fact that, in literature, a cigar is not always just a cigar once you examine it closely enough...]]
** In the story itself, [[spoiler:the narrator ends up completely insane and creeping in circles around the room. And she talks about this in the most calm way possible, as if there wasn't anything strange about it. Brrr!!]]]]

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** On a meta-level, ''H.P. Lovecraft'' considered this an excellent depiction of horror and madness. Think about that.

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** In the story itself, [[spoiler:the narrator ends up completely insane and creeping in circles around the room. And she talks about this in the most calm way possible, as if there wasn't anything strange about it. Brrr!!]]


* HighOctaneNightmareFuel
** [[spoiler: A case has been made, by a classmate of mine, no less, that the "Yellow Wallpaper" that the narrator is ripping off of the walls at the end is ''her own skin''. It seems utterly ridiculous at first but then you consider the fact that, in literature, a cigar is not always just a cigar once you examine it closely enough...]]

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* HighOctaneNightmareFuel
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NightmareFuel: [[spoiler: A case has been made, by a classmate of mine, no less, made that the "Yellow Wallpaper" that the narrator is ripping off of the walls at the end is ''her own skin''. It seems utterly ridiculous at first but then you consider the fact that, in literature, a cigar is not always just a cigar once you examine it closely enough...]]



* ValuesDissonance: It took ''how long'' for scholars to look at this work as a piece of feminist literature?
** Not very long, as the story was seen as responsible for the discrediting of the "rest cure" the narrator endures, within Charlotte Perkins Gilman's lifetime.

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* ValuesDissonance: It took ''how long'' for scholars to look at this work as a piece of feminist literature?
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literature? [[spoiler:Not very long, as the story was seen as responsible for the discrediting of the "rest cure" the narrator endures, within Charlotte Perkins Gilman's lifetime.lifetime]].
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* ValuesDissonance: It took ''how long'' for scholars to look at this work as a piece of feminist literature?

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* ValuesDissonance: It took ''how long'' for scholars to look at this work as a piece of feminist literature?literature?
** Not very long, as the story was seen as responsible for the discrediting of the "rest cure" the narrator endures, within Charlotte Perkins Gilman's lifetime.

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**[[spoiler: A case has been made, by a classmate of mine, no less, that the "Yellow Wallpaper" that the narrator is ripping off of the walls at the end is ''her own skin''. It seems utterly ridiculous at first but then you consider the fact that, in literature, a cigar is not always just a cigar once you examine it closely enough...]]


* {{Squick}}: At the end, it's clear that the main character potentially tore off the wall paper out of her madness. Some girl in another literature class pointed out that the character was probably tearing off ''her own skin''. At first, this troper as well as other classmates thought that girl was crazy but now that she and ''her'' literature class have read the story, that theory doesn't seem to be out of the realm of possiblity...


* {{Squick}}: At the end, it's clear that the main character potentially tore off the wall paper out of her madness. Some girl in another literature class pointed out that the character was probably tearing off ''her own skin''. At first, this troper as well as other classmates thought that girl was crazy but now that she and ''her'' literature class have read the story, that theory doesn't seem to be out of the realm of possiblity...

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* {{Squick}}: At the end, it's clear that the main character potentially tore off the wall paper out of her madness. Some girl in another literature class pointed out that the character was probably tearing off ''her own skin''. At first, this troper as well as other classmates thought that girl was crazy but now that she and ''her'' literature class have read the story, that theory doesn't seem to be out of the realm of possiblity...possiblity...
* ValuesDissonance: It took ''how long'' for scholars to look at this work as a piece of feminist literature?


* Squick: At the end, it's clear that the main character potentially tore off the wall paper out of her madness. Some girl in another literature class pointed out that the character was probably tearing off ''her own skin''. At first, this troper as well as other classmates thought that girl was crazy but now that she and ''her'' literature class have read the story, that theory doesn't seem to be out of the realm of possiblity...

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* Squick: HighOctaneNightmareFuel
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* {{Squick}}:
At the end, it's clear that the main character potentially tore off the wall paper out of her madness. Some girl in another literature class pointed out that the character was probably tearing off ''her own skin''. At first, this troper as well as other classmates thought that girl was crazy but now that she and ''her'' literature class have read the story, that theory doesn't seem to be out of the realm of possiblity...

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