The Question and Answer section for The Open Window is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The window is the main thing in this story. it is the cause for all this havoc.
In essence, the story's main idea is don't believe everything you hear..... and never be deceived by appearances. Framton foolishly takes Vera's story for fact. He also sees her as a well-mannered young woman..... when in fact, she is merely a...
From his last name, we might infer that Framton is a bit of a nut.