The Open Boat

The Open Boat

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  • I can't believe we are stuck out here on this little boat!
  • Exposition
  • Conflict
  • Ok!
  • We can take turns rowing, 'till we reach land!
  • Rising Action
  • I see a light boys!  Safety here we come!
  • The hurt captain is upset that his ship has sunk. And now his crew of men has moved to a small boat.
  • Climax
  • HELP!!!
  • We will try to help!  Hang tight!
  • The captain has asked Billie and his correspondent to take turns rowing the small boat. 
  • Falling Action
  • Help! Im drowning! 
  • The captain sees a light in the distance and try's to steer the boat that way. He ends up turning back into the ocean due to the strong current.
  • Resolution
  • The captain decides to try and move towards the land again since he saw some people on shore. 
  • When trying to make it to the land, the boat flips and everyone starts to swim to shore.
  • Let's grab them and bring 'em in!
  • Everyone ends up making it to shore and gets pulled out. Except for Billie. He dies by drowning. 
  • NOOOOOOO!!!!!
  • R.I.P
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