The Story of an Hour

In this story, the woman is happy that her husband has "died". She is happy because now he does not control her anymore and now she is free to do whatever she pleases.

The Yellow Wallpaper

In this story, the women do not really have a choice in what they want to do. They are told what to do so they have to do it.


In this story, Antigone disobeys the law to do what is morally right and asks her sister for help, but her sister refuses. She refuses because they are women and not men so they can not do the things that men do.