The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Anderson. Hi, my name is Jocelyn St. Louis and the exposition of the story is, a little girl stuck outside in the freezing cold on New Years Eve in Dutch. These are the charecters in the story, Match girl, father, urchin, and grandmother.
The rising action of the story first starts off as the little girl has lost one of her slippers while she is selling matches. Then the little girls was stuck outside in the freezing cold not wanting to go home to her abusive family. Lastly the little girl lights one of the matches to try and warm herself.
Climax: After the little girl lit the first match she lit a second one but when she lit a second match against the house she saw inside of the house and she was seeing the delicious dinner they were going to eat.
Falling Action: The little girl sees the one person that was kind to her, her grandmother.
Falling Action: The little girl passes away and goes to the afterlife with her grandmother.
Theme: Don't let other ruin your life if you have a better choice.