How can you tell? – The narrator is not one of the characters. He is telling about their experiences. He uses words like he, she, they…he only reveals what the gypsy is thinking (that is why it is limited.)
Briefly describe the setting. – The setting is the Rock of Gibraltar (Spain) in the past (at night)
Name at least three events that occur in the rising action.
The monkey steals the diamond three times. The gypsy returns the diamond twice. The monkey dies. The gypsy goes to the water and swims out a mile.
Describe the climax? – The gypsy drops the diamond in the trench (thinking he is ridding the world of the curse.)
What is the resolution? – There is no resolution; we are not sure if the gypsy rid himself or the world of the curse.
Identify any other elements of fiction that you found in this story.