The Idea of Female Emancipation in "The Story of an Hour"

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What do you think about the idea of female emancipation in “THE STORY OF AN HOUR” explained through Mrs Mallard by Kate Chopin? When Mrs Mallard got to know that her husband is dead, the desire of emancipation get started in her. Mrs Mallard has a deep inner life that is not connected to the outside world of her husband or friends and the fact that she cloisters herself in her room to discover her feelings is important. The world outside of her own bedroom is only minimally described, but the world inside of her mind is lively and well described by the narrator. The numbness and non-reaction of Mrs Mallard, when she heard the news of her husband’s death shows the conflict with her husband. Somehow this conflict shows the desire of emancipation. Such as, “She didn’t hear the story as many women have heard the same, with Paralyzed inability to accept its significance” (paragraph 3). As one reads this, one immediately begins to think there is something else going on with Mrs Mallard rather than grief. It’s hard to fathom that someone would feel anything other than grief after being told that one’s husband is dead. Therefore you can say that there is a conflict between these two couple. When Mrs. Mallard learns of her husband's death, she knows that there will "be no powerful will bending her" (paragraph 14). There will be no husband who believes he has the "right to impose a private will upon a fellow creature" (paragraph 14). She can take her own decisions in her life and she can live her life independently without bending in front of her husband. And there is no right of a husband that can oppress her. In this manner you can say that the conflict shows the desire of emancipation. You may get a doubt, why Mrs Mallard started feeling her freedom after her husband’s death? Whereas she can be free by taking divorce also, but when the story took place in America in
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