The Reconciliation- A Short Japanese Ghost Story Unit for English classes Grades 8-10 Story by Hearn
Creative Writing Task
by Angie Barillaro
ABOUT THE STORY: This story is about a man who divorces his wife to remarry a richer woman and improve his prospects. He is unhappy and wants to go back to his first wife. After many years he finally does this, expecting things to be great but there is a twist ending. Scary but not gory. Students will enjoy the story and it is only a little over 3 pages.