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Comparison between the presentation of character in Medusa and Hunchback in the Park:


v Both characters appear to be outcasted or mistreated by others for their appearance- a sense of loneliness and feeling misunderstood. Foe example:  “A solitary Mister” “So better by far for me if you were stone”.

v Both have animalistic features- The Hunchback is described to be alike to a dog, whereas Medusa is more alike to a snake as she is  a Gorgon- “Hissed and spat on my scalp” “Old dog sleeper.”

v Both characters are described to have very strong emotion- they both seem to be


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