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Philippine Literature – Plot Analysis of “Love in the Cornhusk by. Aida Rivera-Ford”

EXPOSITION

Tinang carrying her baby visited her former Senora who is very excited to see her. They talked about marriage,  pregnancy, Amado and baptismal of the baby. 

RISING ACTION

The Senora notified Tinang about her letter to the pharmacy. On her way home, Tinang picks her letter in the pharmacy. 

CLIMAX

Tinang finds a kalamansi tree where she can read the letter and place her baby in the heap of the cornhusk. Tinang read the letter of Amado about his reason to leave and his love for her. 

FALLING ACTION

Tinang reminisced her past before marrying Inggo. Then she saw a snake approaching the baby so she immediately inspects the baby for bites. 

DENOUEMENT

Tinang traveled home and left the letter in the cornhusk. The intention of the story is Tinang took her family and disremembering Amado same with the letter in the cornhusk.

Tags : Philippine Literature
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