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Follow the link to read from the story “A&P.” Read through the fifth paragraph when the narrator begins the list “cat-and-dog-food…”

cat-and-dog-food-breakfast-cereal-macaroni-rice-raisins-seasonings-spreads-spaghetti-soft drinks-crackers-and-cookies aisle.

In the following description of the shelved food items, what do the dishes contribute in communicating the narrator’s attitude toward what he is describing?


His interest in these items, heightened by his interest in the girls who were passing them.


His boredom in his work place.


His lack of interest in these items compared to his great interest in the girls.


His anger toward having to work at the A&P.


His sarcastic attitude toward items the A&P holds as dear.

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