Within the quick story Dying By Scrabble, Charlie Fish tells a narrative of a bitter man who's considering killing his spouse as they have interaction in a sport of Scrabble. All through the sport, the person notices that the phrases performed on the board manifest into motion. After he figures out the phrases performed are coming true, he tries to play phrases so he can kill her. Ultimately, he finally ends up dying after his spouse performs the phrase “dying”.
The person expresses his excessive anger and resentment towards his spouse all through the story.
The husband and spouse appear to share mutual emotions of hatred. He tells himself that if the letters “give him an indication” he'll kill her proper then and there. He tries to govern the sport so he can kill his spouse however he's killed as an alternative. The truth that he in the end dies makes him a static character. Another excuse he's to be thought-about a static character is that he didn't acquire any perception all through the story. He did not see that blaming his spouse for is happiness gained’t make him any happier.
The theme of the story is blame. The husband expresses all through the period of the story that he blames his spouse for his distress. He fails to appreciate that she more than likely possesses related emotions of unhappiness. He causes that if she have been lifeless he could be happier. The central concept of the story is escapist. The husband needs to flee his marriage so badly that he plots to homicide his spouse. He blames her for his unhappiness and feels he can escape his distress by killing her. Sadly, the primary character lacked the perception to see that different folks can't be in charge in your personal happiness.