Tags: denouement, endings, finished, the end
Denouement-What is that?
There is a lot to be said about denouement, but for the edification of those not in the familiar with French words, we should start with the pronunciation. Denouement – DE sounds like the DA like in DANISH NOUE sounds like NU MENT sounds like MA or MOI It took me a while to be able to say it too. The word means, resolution or conclusion and it is the wrap up of a novel. Denouement means finis, the end. But as we all know, the end is something that we already know in the beginning of our writing of