For Garnet, he’s never really had either form go home. He mainly grew up in foster care, going from house to house constantly. He never really thought of these houses as his home but rather somewhere he lived for a short time. As a child, he only lived with his family for about a quarter of his life, and even that is considered minuscule due to his lack of memory retention at such a young age. Therefore, Garnet doesn’t know what a home can be.
Edgar’s story tends to feature some of the significant issues that include death, love and plain horror. The horror is evident in the fact that the characters in the story either lose someone dear to them or they plot to engage in murder. However, to some extent, the story serves as a reflection of his personal experiences as at a very young age he lost both his parents. Besides losing his parents, Edgar had as well lost his
“As I was moving the bone some of the marrow must have escaped into his blood stream and gone directly to his heart and stopped it, “ (193). The author’s incorporation of Phineas dying this way aids in showing Gene’s betrayal of Phineas. Prior to Phineas’s death, he and Gene had been fighting much more than they normally did, and Phineas ended up telling Gene he was upset that he couldn’t participate in the war due to his leg. Gene feels bad because he is uncertain about whether or not Phineas’s first fall was his fault, and ultimately, it was the first fall that caused Phineas to die. Throughout this story there are many symbols, many of which show Gene’s betraying
During his stay in New Jersey, he practically became his father and what he realized was that his father had so much anger and hatred inside of him that it consumed him and ended his life; he realized that that was not how he wanted his life to end. It was a disease of the mind. He says in the essay, “When he died I have been away
The first time Antonio feels the loss of innocence is through the death of Lupito, a mad man shot by a mob for killing the town’s sheriff. Lupito’s death affected Antonio greatly for it being the first traumatic death he has ever seen, but later triggered the questioning of life after death once you have sinned against
After the death of his wife, Elizabeth, Victor grieves for the murders his monster inflicted: “The death of William, the execution of Justine, the murder of Clerval, and lastly of my wife, even at that moment I knew not that my only friends were safe from the malignity of the fiend” (188). Victor sees directly what acquiring knowledge has done to him. His creation has destroyed his life and now he has to deal with the consequences of his actions. Victor reveals another example of how knowledge is important to be pursued. After two years of not being in communication with Victor, Justin writes to Victor saying, “You have been ill, and even the constant letters of dear kind Henry are not sufficient to reassure me on your account.
Hamlet and the Ferguson event have many connections between them, but there are also details in each story that make them unique from each other. Hamlet is this vulnerable character because his father just died, this “spirit” comes to him and tells him he is his father and that he was murdered by Hamlet’s uncle/new father. Ferguson had this huge audience of people following the Michael Brown case. If you put everyone that was following this case together and identify them as one individual, we basically have Hamlet. The Ferguson “individual” was vulnerable due to the emotions that the Michael Brown case brought up.
Kalief Browder took his life just last year after struggling to regain the years lost and recover from the psychological damage and trauma he endured through the American justice system. The justice system is just as responsible for his death as if they shot him. Even though Browder committed suicide this is a direct correlation between law enforcement and loss of another black life. In fact, it is much more accurate to say that Browder lost his life both in life as well in
For a majority of James 's life he was happy until a certain event changed his perspective on life forever. His father was beaten to death for the way he looked. James and his family were Indian and were mistaken for a Muslim. James was devastated during his fathers funeral just the idea of a person killing somebody just because they looked a certain way made James 's stomach turn with fear and great discomfort. Since of this event has happened to James had forgiven, but he will never forget.
The arousal theory also had a huge impact on Miklo. For instance, when he was taking over for Montana and he heard that one of the “BGA” members killed him, he went insane. His aggression towards the “BGA” group was intolerable because “La Onda” killed basically all of the members who were also in the prison with him. On the other hand, Cruz was really affected because he lost his brother to a drug overdose. Cruz blamed himself for his brothers loss and began drinking and doing more