How To Talk To Girls At Parties

In the short story by Neil Gaiman “How to Talk to Girls at Parties”, the narrator Enn, is also the main character of the story. Enn is staying with a school mate named Vic while his parents are away. Enn tells a story from his past about going to a party. Enn is not particularly excited about going to find this party. As they search for the party he explains that they both attend an all-male school which makes talking to girls that much harder for the character’s (or at least Enn). Enn is jealous of Vic his school mate, he perceives him as a ladies’ man. Having a sense that Enn is insecure, it could be said that Enn is using his imagination more than he is listening to what the ...

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the narrator starts clueing you in on Enn’s imagination and the story line. Enn talks about his previous dealings with girls, as a narrator in the story, he says “They had been around while my sister was off doing something elsewhere, and they drifted into my orbit, and so I had kissed them.” Which is an interesting way to explain a kiss. Enn oddly doesn’t even see his self as the one who kisses his sister’s friends. When Vic says to Enn in the story “They’re just girls, they don’t come from another planet.” It starts Enn’s imagination and ends up being an ironic twist for the story itself.

When Enn finds himself alone and starts talking to girls they seem like they actually are from another planet to him. As he walks around the party he bumps in to three girls. He finds that each of the girls he talks to is more unique then the other. As the story goes on Enn finds himself advancing his moves with each girl, but still doesn’t realize that he is not ...

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Added: 7/22/2018 11:04:29 AM
Submitted By: Tallpf
Category: English
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