Plot of Saki’s The Penance

Analysis of Saki’s The Penance

One of Saki’s [H. H. Munro’s] tragicomic explorations of the gap between imaginative children and conventional adults, “The Penance” first appeared in the Westminster Gazette on September 24, 1910. Octavian Ruttle has recently killed the neighboring children’s tabby cat, which… Read More ›