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The Yellow Wallpaper is a short story by American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman. This semi-autobiographical story was first published in January 1892 in The New England Magazine. In this story, which was written after a severe bout of postpartum depression, Charlotte gives us a disturbing and surreal view of the deterioration of a woman's mental health and her descent into psychosis from her depression.

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  • Rusty METAL J
  • 04-06-22

Still Boggled.

I read this in print in a collection the 1st time. I was confused by the end. When I listened the 1st time I could not remember what about the story confused my. I will not be a spoiler.