Comparing The Lottery And The Veldt

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“The Lottery” and “The Veldt” Comparison The Lottery and The Veldt are two short stories that are very different, yet similar in the aspect of moral lessons and emotion. The Veldt revolves around a futuristic family who rely on electronics in their everyday lives. The Lottery could be considered opposite, as it takes place in the past and in a village. These stories carry an underlying dark feeling as it progresses. Both of these stories take an unexpected turn for death. We read in The Veldt that the children turn against their parents and have them killed without thinking of it as morally wrong. In The Lottery, the villagers stone a woman, even having her child join in, believing it is just a tradition to be followed. It is easy

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