W06 October 21, Fallacious Woman: An Analysis of Max Shulman’s Love is a Fallacy Reading is a favorite past time of many people in the world. It has the. I think the title says it all. Love is a fallacy; love is a false belief. This story talks about a nerd who is apparently in love with a blond dumb chick (Polly Espy). Max Shulman (March 14, –August 28, ) Love? Or Fallacy? we have now spent five evenings together. We have gotten along splendidly. It is clear.
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That again proves my statement that there is not the ONE correct answer. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Polly learns her lesson and when he asks her if she wants to go steady with him, she defeats because she wants to go steady with Petey.
To me, feelings are not compatible with logic. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: In the beginning of Love is a Fallacy, Shulman creates the character of the narrator as a egocentric young fellow who thinks quite highly of himself. Love is a Fallacy is an entertaining story that teaches the use of fallacies and offers sshulman humorous conclusion as to why they should be avoided.
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Chapter 5 and 6 Decisions in Paradise. This is an example why we must be careful who we fall in love with.
Maybe Petey and Polly were not as dumb as the narrator might have thought. Takekun August 1, You are commenting using your Twitter account. Notify me of new comments via email. Retrieved October 20,from http: Joey rated it really liked it Sep 22, Want to Read saving…. Polly is taught the fallacy of false analogy, which included an example of 2 different situations of which one could not make a feasible analogy connecting the 2.
The nerd and the jock are roommates in the university.
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Charisma rated it really liked it Sep 17, Notify me of new comments via email. But being the keen and calculating fellow he is, the narrator will educate this beautiful woman and make her more suitable for him.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. However, maybe she knew about the trade the entire time. After going on five dates, and asking her to go steady with him, Polly denies him by using all the knowledge he had taught her.
Love Is a Fallacy
JanePraise rated it really liked it Jan 09, Polly is a beautiful girl whom the main character is infatuated with, as he sees her as a girl that would be fitting for the man he was to become. I think that love could be like a mathematical problem. Service Writing from scratch Fallayc Editing.
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