|suffer the little children
Suffer the Little Children, by Stephen King, is an interesting story that lives up to
the expectations of all his other legendary works. His plot is twisted and contains many
ironic happenings. The characters are divided into good and evil, but one is confused if
the evil is real or imaginary. The setting sounds as if it is based on an actual place. The
story, as a whole, keeps the reader anticipated and on the edge of his seat.
The setting is placed at an elementary school, where the kids attend class from
eight to three, in a single room, with the same teacher all day. The teacher, Miss Sidley,
is a small women that has been teaching a long time. She wears a brace due to the pains
in her back, and thick glasses to view all of her pupils. Even though Miss Sidley is really
petite and frail looking, she has her students scared of her, and they do not dare to try and
pull anything over on her. The kids know not to chew gum, whisper, pa...