They locked her away because Margot was smarter than them. The kids on Venus made a terrible choice to lock Margot up because they were jealous of her. In the short story All Summer in A Day by Ray Bradbury teaches readers about the horrible actions that kids do following jealousy. The kids are in disbelief when they see what Margot can do. Margot knows more than them and makes better poems than the kids.
For example, both of the stories have mean kids. In the veldt, the kids outrage on their parents when they wanted to take away the nursery. These are their parents and because they desire the veldt so much, the kids are willing to disrespect their parents to have it. Also, in All Summer in a day, Margot has seen the sun before and the other students haven’t. This causes the other students to bully Margot because they desire the sun just as much.
The children commit something terrible and Margot doesn’t get to see the sun. Finally, Margot is taken out of the place that she was ‘punished’ in and she never got to see the sun. Throughout the story Margot shows great affection for the sun and sorrow that she doesn’t get to see the sun, she had a little ray of hope that she would be able to see the sun, but bullies get together and ruin everything. Margot shows a strong longing for the sun.
As an example, throughout the whole story the class teased her for remembering the sun and believing it would come again. This further proves that the kids were very jealous that she remembered the sun. Lastly, the fact that she remembered the sun was a crime to the other students. This evidence shows how jealousy is the most major theme. To conclude, the most major theme in the short story, All Summer In A Day by Ray Bradbury teaches you how jealousy can lead you to do awful things.
She only married you because I was poor and she was tired of waiting for me. It was a terrible mistake, but in her heart she never loved anyone except me" (130). Myrtle on the other hand is having affairs with Tom in order to feel the satisfaction of being in the upper class. Myrtle loved her husband Mr. Wilson when they got married, but she got very disappointed by her husband’s lack of money and the social status that she is suffering in for eleven years. Now she is regretting the day she married with him, her sister Catharine says “She really ought to get away from him.
When he was a child, Rufus is sweet but ill-tempered when his mother spoils him but father ignores him. When he grows older, slavery affects him and he becomes prideful, demanding, and cruel to his slaves. He does not treat his slaves well and makes Alice his mistress against her will. Rufus tries to make Alice his mistress against her will and blackmail Dana to let Alice sleep
Holden Caulfield in the story sounds very bitter and he doesn’t make good decision at all. Holden wasn’t focused enough in school because he was fluking in most of his classes and he got kicked out because of it. Holden was obsessed with girls throughout the story and when he got a date with them he wasn 't very nice. Holden to me is smart but he just doesn’t care about his future because being kicked out of Pencey really showed he didn’t care and i think he is an average character, in my opinion he sound like a middle aged man because when he would see a pretty girl he would always say I felt like marrying her right their. I feel bad for Holden because his brother died and when he wrought the story about his brother baseball mit, Stradlater didn’t like what Holden wrought because his assignment was being descriptive about a house or something like that so holden of course felt a little offended even If Stradlater didn’t know it was about his dead brothers baseball mit.
In the novel, Lord of the Flies by William Golding, there was a constant struggle and fear of what an island could bring upon these premature adolescents. ; Noting that they were off without any grownups. He establishes a combination of emotions throughout the story, some being anxious and some bloodcurdling. The boys of the island would have no hope, order, or survival without the influence Piggy brought on the fire with his glasses. Golding’s representation of the glasses shows that society takes away from those who seem distasteful or unsavory, overlooking what people possess inside.
At the start of there was a game called Making Sarah Cry that was played amongst Sarah, against her will, and the other kids. They played it because Sarah was different from the others. She was slow, not that smart, and to them, it seemed like she was born without a heart. The boy joined in because he knew that if he didn’t bully her as well then he would be bullied as well. He played the game even when he heard his mom in his saying, “Treat others with respect, son, the way you’d want them treating you.
She seems young because she is depending on a careless man. For example, when she said, “And if I do it you will be happy, and things will be like they were.” (255), she is lonely and desperate girl who is still having hope of being happy. She is in a bad mood and depressed too much to even ready to die, it is obvious from her reply, “I don’t care about me” (255) multiple times, waiting for him to say nice words or even make her feel good. He seems as being selfish and careless by starting this relationship and then lacking the support Jig needs from him. Hills Like White Elephant has a huge description on the story’s sitting in the train station, surrounded with hills, fields, and tress in a valley in Spain.