Innocent Carrie who taught it was an opportunity for her to socialize and make friends has to be remembered with the first day she had her menses by her school mates who were banished from the prom. Carrie out of anger acted badly and ended a lot of lives due to pain and agony. Those friends who could not make it to the prom saw what happened on T.V. and “...They came to see what happened to their town, to see if it was indeed lying burnt and bleeding? Many of them also came to die.
Hazing is dark twisted cruel things where people pick on a new member of a group by making them do humiliating, difficult or even dangerous tasks. Davidson had first been involved with hazing when she was at summer camp she became a junior and the tradition of seniors hazing juniors continued and the seniors hazed Davidson. The seniors spit chewed up food at her and her friends and ordered then to clean it off themselves, The seniors also smeared green-died oatmeal on Davidson and her friends faces before the dance and wouldn’t allow them to clean it off. When Courtney Davidson was 15, and became a senior she promised herself that she would not become a hazer because she knew how bad it hurt others. According to Davidsons essay 1.5 million students are hazed each year.
Melinda gets depressed and starts expressing her pain through stuff like biting her lips and her nails, and not talking. At the end of the story she finally found her voice and was able to stand up for herself. In the beginning, Melinda didn't talk to anyone, barely even to her parents. She says, “I have tried so hard to forget every second of that stupid party and here I am in the middle of a hostile crowd that hates me for what I had to do. I can't tell them what really happened” (Anderson, 28).
The theme in this play that our adaptation would be focusing is on Hysteria and Demoralization. We will be adapting this to modern society’s issues of bullying specifically cyber bullying. The definition of cyber bullying is the use of electronic communication to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature. Today, Cyber bullying affects many teenagers because they are being harmed by others. In The Crucible, Abigail ends up ruining Proctor’s reputation as well as many other characters by accusing them of witchcraft.
All forms of bullying, including cyber-bullying, are considered intolerable and criminal at school. Bullying occurs when the bully fights or insults the victims to the point of fighting back or seeking help from someone trustworthy to prevent their issue of being bullied. First, problems of the victim who face bullying can go worse when the bully torment the victim into feeling less confident. He/she will feel alone, not going to school, becoming sick or thoughts of suicide. Furthermore, students who cyber-bully or is self-involved bullies
There are actual institutions for social media rehab today. People that get too caught up in social media lose the ability to function normally. The end of the book points to a very tragic example of this that leaves the reader with a bitter taste on which to close the book. Long story short, a man who dedicated his life to ridding the world of surrogates prompted his own wife’s suicide after the destruction of her own surrogate. After her surrogate was destroyed she lost it and took her own life.
Harper was an enlisted member in the military and is one in a million of service members who get sexually assaulted and harassed in the military. Harper quit the military since she was forced to work with her attacker and learned later that she had MST, military sexual trauma, which is why she couldn’t sleep or why she would get nervous when anyone started to get close. She rejected everyone from her life and ended up depressed and suicidal to the point where she decided that her life was no longer worth living for and killed herself. With that situation in mind, victims
Knowing what was going to happen, she quit and left town before the meeting happened and didn 't even say goodbye to John. John loved her and he felt like his heart just got ripped out of his chest. The school board kicked John of the basketball team and suspended him. John was mad at his parents and everyone else so he packed his bags and left town to go find Elizabeth. This story relates to Oedipus because John is Oedipus.
The characters lose a part of themselves when they are searching for their true love. In Their Eyes Were Watching God, Janie was arguing with Jodie, while he was dying, about how he never treated her right after being together for 20 years. They revealed many things about themselves during this talk, especially how Jodie was hurt on the inside too. Janie looked at herself and realized this, “The young girl was gone, but handsome woman had taken her place”(108). This quote shows how Janie regained herself after that horrible relationship.
She was angry because she was mad that she ever picked up the gun when she was very young. May also changed when her sister died and it changed her life. May felt like she had to cry about all of the bad or little things in the world. She couldn’t handle it anymore so she ended her own life. Family played a big part in who Lily will be and who May