Only fourteen, the novel places the narrator, Ponyboy into violent and traumatic situations. After a fight with his brother Darry, Johnny and Ponyboy find themselves being attacked by their rivals the Socs. Johnny eventually kills the boy and they flee the city in search of asylum. Later in the novel, Ponyboy experiences multiple blackouts. This reflects the trauma he faced along with his loss of innocence due the events and situations he is placed in.
He comes from a rough home life because his dad is aggressive towards everyone on the household especially Pip because he's constantly defying him. Pip has a younger brother named Mikey who is innocent yet he realizes how bad his father is. Hes latched on to Pip always wanting to be around him and asking him the craziest questions that Pip rarely has the answer to. One day Pip is sent to the principal's office. This visit is different because the
Dally was his role model, a tough hoodlum, who also went through some personality changes. Johnny was vulnerable, and as a result, people took advantage of him. The Socs were some of these people. He was brutally beaten by the Socs and lived in a constant state of fear that he would get hurt again. In The Outsiders, Ponyboy says, “But after the night of the beating, Johnny had been jumpier than ever...I didn’t think he’d ever got over it...Johnny never walked by himself after that” (34).
Johnny was continuously being assaulted by Socs looking for trouble and he would never fully recover from the trauma in which he has been through. He has been “jumped” by several Socs on his way to and from his home, without a purpose. In addition, Johnny has been beaten and left half-conscious, bruised, and cut up. Claim: In the book The Outsiders, Johnny Cade is entirely innocent of murder, as the Soc’s are trouble makers, and he acted out in defense of himself and a friend. Topic Sentence using PQA: The Socs are always causing trouble.
The Complex Relationship between Brother and Doodle Pride, will always be the longest distance between two people, the reason of betrayal, furthermore, death. In the Scarlet Ibis, James Hurst describes Brother as a slave of pride unable to establish a real relationship with Doodle. The Scarlet Ibis, narrates the complex relationship between the narrator and his physically ill brother Doodle. Pride always invades the weak bond between the two brothers leading them to a tragic end. At first the narrator sees Doodle as a crazy frail brother, but as we move into the story, we can observe a lot of varying feelings brother has towards Doodle.
Buck was taken from an ordinary and peaceful life with his family, then thrown into a new world, everything in it was hectic and chaos happened almost every moment. Buck has been controlled throughout the story, like when he was Hal, Charles and mercedes. They mistreated Buck, they beat Buck for trying to rest. They overfed Buck and the team when all they needed was rest. Buck was trying to help himself in any way he could.
Douglass was born in a dirty, old, plantation, he originally never knew his mother or father. He was always fussed on why he was there or why was he not able to leave. Douglass would sneak out every cold night, when his master was asleep, to find out as much information as he could to figure out why he was even there in the first place. Page 2: At the age of five, he witnessed his aunt get whipped by his master. You can tell he must have been crucified because of the way that he described it.
Trevor Noah’s mother tried so hard to save him from reality, but it could never be enough as many dangerous people threatened his life. In the first chapter of this memoir, Trevor tells of how he had to jump out of a bus and run for his life with his mother; if the bus driver caught him, he may have died that day (). The environment that Trevor grew up in was unsafe specifically because many men in South Africa abused their power, one of these men was his stepfather Abel. Particularly, Abel used to beat Trevor and caused him and his mother physical and emotional pain. In addition, Abel spent all of his money on alcohol, and he shot Trevor’s mother.
He lived with his father, who was a well known cattle breeder. Ahmad was a troubled child, frequently getting in fights and stealing, and was first arrested for theft at the age of 19. Ahmad always looked up to his father and liked to follow him around. He had a very close relationship with his father, until his father died when Ahmed was in his early adulthood. After the death of his father Ahmad pursued the job of the towns sorcerer.
in the story, “Hamlet”, we know that Hamlet is going through some of the most stressful and emotional times a young person can go through. Hamlet is so emotionally confused because of what is happening with his father, and ophelia that he needs to escape it sometimes. Love i destroying him on the inside with his uncle killing his father, and then ophelia now ignoring him. baseball is related to
He was constantly getting in fights and not doing well in school. He was once quoted admitting that during this time in his life he began to get addicted to fighting, because he was so good at it. His family noticed that Louie was getting out of control. To help sway Louie away from this bad road his old brother Pete got him into running leading to Louie 's’ turning point in life.
His father used to beat on his mother, siblings and him as well. His environment was a negative impact in his life growing up. As the nature and nurture perspective, Kuklisnky inherited anti-social personality disorted from his abusive parents. His father violence reinforced violence and the lack of conscience and love. He also was diagnosed with paranoid personality disorder, but he never seeks for treatments.