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What is the raising action in The Open Window by Saki?
July 08, 2012 1:34PM
Exposition: This section sets up that Framton has come to visit Mrs. Sappleton and then the question of why the window is opened is asked.
Inciting Incident: This part explains about the window and the story behind it.
Climax: This is the climax because Mrs. Sappleton finally sees her beloved boys come home and she gets very excited.
Falling Action: Framton finally leaves in a panic and Mrs. Sappleton finds it odd who it looks as if he had seen a ghost.