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Keller's Pathos

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The Story of My Life, Helen Keller, 1905

Keller, Helen. "Chapter I." The Story of My Life. New York City: DOUBLEDAY, PAGE, 1905. N. pag. UPenn Digital Library. Web. 16 Sept. 2016.

The author establishes pathos throughout the piece by

A

reminding the audience that she had no help in her early years.

B

implying that her situation is unique.

C

providing vivid descriptions of the lost worlds of sight and sound.

D

painting an image of her parents as abusive and negligent.

E

begging for sympathy.