The setting, also known as the exposition, is a crucial plot element. It is often very descriptive, and it sets the premise for the rest of the story. Setting is a literary term, and is the least deconstructed of among them.
i told you i was a duck would you think i was crazy? probably so i guess i wouldn’t blame you i mean im not yellow or furry or cute and i certainly cant fly but i know im not the ugly dckling who was different because they were a swan