Character sketch of pied piper

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character sketch of pied piper

Pied Piper by Nevil Shute

It is the summer of 1940 and in Europe the time of Blitzkrieg. John Howard, a 70-year-old Englishman vacationing in France, cuts shorts his tour and heads for home. He agrees to take two children with him.
But war closes in. Trains fail, roads clog with refugees. And if things were not difficult enough, other children join in Howards little band. At last they reach the coast and find not deliverance but desperation. The old Englishmans greatest test lies ahead of him.
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The Pied Piper (character)

However, he decides to not pay the hitman the full price for the hit. The other brother expresses concern about the entire affair and suggests to his brother that he simply turn himself in. As they are out at a bar the older brother leaves to hustle some people at pool, but Sela shows up and offers the other brother the story of the Pied Piper to help guide his decision. This story also features two brothers, and they discuss how to deal with the problems of large carnivorous rats that have been attacking the city. They initially hesitate against using the offer of the Pied Piper as they deem it too expensive, but afterwards after another attack they agree.

The Pied Piper is the main character from the Silly Symphony short The Pied Piper. The Pied Piper was one of the citizens of Personality. Mysterious, irascible.
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The Pied Piper — The title character is a baddie for a change. He is a mysterious evil man who only speaks in rhyme. A strong serious character, it is important that he moves well. Hans Singing — Our hero. Despite not being the title character Hans is the lead character of our story. He is a funny lead though, and will have lots of comedy interaction with people and the audience. He speaks directly to the audience.

They agree to pay what the Piper asks. When the rats are dead, however, the town leaders renege on the contract because the rats cannot be brought back. In retaliation, the Piper lures away their children, never to be seen again. The moral of the tale is that cheating people can have unexpected and dreadful consequences. The word usually refers to an animal with markings of two colors, especially a bird: pied kingfisher, pied flycatcher, pied finch, etc. A pied horse— piebald — has black and white patches, although some speakers use the word pied or piebald to describe patches of any differing colors.


  1. Lindsey C. says:

    The legend dates back to the Middle Ages , the earliest references describing a piper, dressed in multicolored " pied " clothing, who was a rat-catcher hired by the town to lure rats away [1] with his magic pipe.

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