English Literature



A Christmas Carol


How does the number 3 make the story more mystical?

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The reason why the number 3 makes they story more mystical is because the number 3 is significant in fairy stories, religious tales and in traditional myths and legends. The Characters in these tales are often faced with three choices, granted three wishes, or given three opportunities to change.

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