Riassunto: The turn of the screw

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Breve riassunto in inglese di "The turn of the screw" di Henry James (1 pagine formato doc)

The narrative structure is particularly complex: the first narrator, Douglas, who is one of the guest assembled in a hold house one winter evening.
After a series of anticipations, Douglas consents to read to the little group the whole story as it was written by the woman who was the protagonist of the events: she was his sister’s governess, and sent him the manuscript before dying. Much later Douglas will send to the first narrator the same manuscript before dying. The story is about a young girl who is employed as a governess to two orphan children by their rich uncle who is a gentleman and she immediately is conquered by him. He offers her a very generous salary but on one condition: she must never trouble him, and she accepts.
The two children, Flora and Miles, are very charming but soon the governess learn that Miles has been expelled from school for mysterious reasons, which are not mentioned. She likes walking in the ground and one day...