Tessie Hutchinson In Shirley Jackson's The Lottery

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In Shirley Jackson's short story "The Lottery" Tessie Hutchinson, a character who is conceited, dominating, and rebellious, is unfortunate enough to be the winner of the small town's lottery. Citizens gather every year for a lottery that has been a tradition for many years. On June 27th, which was when the lottery began, there were not many people in the village therefore the process did not take long enough to last two days. The town citizens are anxious to take part of what seems to be exciting, but towards the end, the lottery turns to a different direction. Mrs. Tessie Hutchinson exclaims to the administrator of the lottery, Joe Summers, that she was busy doing the dishes and completely forgot what day it was until she saw her husband
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