Another example shown was “Well, it’d be sort of like shootin’ a mockingbird, wouldn’t it?” says Scout on page 276. Scout is trying to show that Mr.Tate was right. She compares the situation where Bob Ewell “fell on the knife” to shooting a mockingbird. Either way it would be sin, but is covered up because Boo did the right thing. Boo killed Bob because he was protecting the children from harm.
The little boy was to be hanged for helping the Oberkapo with stocking a secret area with guns that would be used for a rebellion. No prisoners took part in this execution; the Lagerkapo won’t take part in the killing of a little boy. When the nooses were placed around their necks, the prisoners watching were weeping. When the chairs were kicked out from underneath the prisoners, the two adults necks snapped quickly, but the child didn’t weigh enough to kill himself immediately. As he was hanging there dying, the prisoners were forced to look the boy in the eyes and watch the live in him disappear.
Even though Roger was the one who killed Piggy, his death was intentional. From the book, it can be inferred that the boys in Jack’s tribe, including himself, had all agreed, or forced to agree, to kill Piggy. Jack didn’t think of the conch as anything special with meaning anymore. When the conch was smashed into pieces, so was any little hope of civilization. Jack had finally gotten the power that he desperately desired by getting rid of the conch.
Lennie had made a mistake when he was alone and the consequences for his actions resulted in his execution. One final example of foreshadowing in Of Mice in Men, is when Carlson shot Candy’s dog. Candy told George, "I oughtta of shot that dog myself, George. I shouldn't oughtta of let no stranger shoot my dog". Candy had realized it was his responsibility to have shot his dog.
In the story “Of Mice and Men”, Candy’s old dog is shot. The dog was said to be getting too old and was just suffering. The dog was taken into a back field and shot in the back of the head with a german luger. All the men sat quietly in the bunkhouse waiting for the shot to ring. Candy sat on his bunk staring into the blank spaces of the small room.
Using this simile adds to the morbid and horrific description of Piggy’s tragic death. This shows loss of civilization and innocence because Piggy was killed by his own peers of the island. Murder destroys innocence, and the fact that the boys purposefully killed him using the boulder shows how far from civilization they have become. Another example of Golding’s use of similes is when Ralph sees the “Lord of the flies”. “He walked slowly into the middle of the clearing and looked steadily at the skull that gleamed as white as ever the conch had done and seemed to jeer at him cynically,”(185).
Even though they struggle through life, the trash has always been a way to earn money, and keep them going. Despite every portrait being made from trash they are all very different. Each one is just as unique as the picker they represent when one looks past the garbage, and sees the real
My own community on Abaco had placed their dump right next to the mangroves, indiscriminately dumping whatever wherever in the area before burning it, and it took years before it was finally relocated. The only problem is that the same thing is happening in the new area! There are other ways to reduce the amount of waste in landfills than burning. My solutions to this issue are actually pretty simple; for starters we need to promote recycling, put aside funds for recycling plants on the main islands, and include it as a process for every dump. The benefits are obvious, a decrease in the amount sent to dumps while providing us materials we could export or use.
Buster had planned his next murder, which was to be Vladimir Putin. Buster was standing just outside the palace, but no one knew that he was here except his owner who was a professional criminal. Buster was dressed as Vladimir Putin's dog, and went into the compound. Buster was in the palace, and needed to find out where Vladimir Putin was, needed to know when to kill him, and where? That's when Buster saw Vladimir Putin and checked If there was anyone was around putin, and went next to him while Putin patted him.