Here, Phoebe debunks every stereotypical view on love that was shown in the pastoral age, where lovers loved each other to painful lengths, where the mental pain of not being able to be with one another transformed into physical pain. Phoebe, seeming almost cynical in the way she is dismissing Silvius, simply states she does not believe in the myth of what love feels like. She assures Silvius this is not what he feels, because those feelings could simply not exist, and if that time ever comes, not to “pity” her, because she “shall not pity” him (3.5.34-35).
Maybe he decided to not say anything so he could keep the friendship; Clearly stated, the theme is “Friends are more important that anything” If Luo would have “unfriended” the narrator for the little seamstress, he would have ended up alone and sad when she left in the end of the novel. But he kept his friends, his best friend, the closest friend he had because he knew that was the thing that mattered most. - Luo and the
In a sense Ella believes that to love nothing will make it easier to live on if love is not existent than to be let down by society and the horrors of slavery. Paul D also displays this, with his heart being replaced by a can of tobacco, he believes that to love nothing is easier than to love people. Paul D has been taken advantage of, brutally beaten, and let down time and time again, resulting in his philosophy. Unlike Paul D, Sethe has parts of both philosophy. She is scared from her past but she will give anything she has to love and protect everything she cares for.
When lovers separate it is normal to think that their love was weaken the farther they go apart. In cases like this they are losing love for each other but actually gaining love because now they want to see each other more than ever before. Even more so the author uses the simile like “gold to airy thinness” to explain gold is always retains its original form it can not bend like other metals like steel. Their love only goes one way it can not be bent or harmed referring back to the statement the speaker love for his lover is built upon a unshakeable
Pain, emotions, happiness , feelings of love, hesitation, anxiety, hatred is what makes us humans. It is important to influence and be influenced. It is shown through the novel by many examples that they had no feelings or emotions and thus not humanity, even the expression "love" is an empty ideal. For example, when Jonas asks his parents if they love him, his mother scolds him for using imprecise language. She says that "love" is "a very generalized word, so meaningless that it 's become almost absolute” (lowry
This is the only reason he lost interest of her all of a sudden, which is ridiculous and whimsical, even though her poor performance is somewhat, probably more than that, originated from him. Dorian is totally not responsible for his own decision. It reminds me the true meaning of falling in love. In my perspective, Dorian has never loved her. He merely loved her shell, how she is represented superficially.
Marie wants the relationship to move fast towards marriage so she constantly asks Meursault questions to see how he feels about her: "A moment later she asked me if I loved her. I said that sort of question had no meaning, really; but I supposed I didn 't. She looked sad for a bit" (Camus 24) Meursault truthfully does not think love means anything so he explains that to Marie. He also does not think he is being insensitive by telling her he probably does not love her because that is his truth. After he explains his beliefs he shows his humanity by observing that she indeed looks sad.
As stated by George Sand, “There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.” This quote by George Sand means that the only way you can be happy is to love someone and be loved by someone. People who are depressed or don’t believe in love, should believe in love because it is the only way to live life. In Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare, the relationship between Claudio and Hero proves to be an ineffective relationship in today’s society due to immaturity and lack of communication, whereas Benedick and Beatrice’s relationship was based on trust and it was emotional to the audience. In the cream of the crop literature, Much Ado About Nothing , Shakespeare displayed that Benedick and Beatrice’s relationship is
Due to the lack of friendship and a surge of loneliness, many choose to become bitter and mean in an attempt to fend off irrational emotions and rather work like machines. However, despite the rough circumstances, the two protagonists, George and Lennie find each other through insecurities and imperfections. Rather than fending off problems by themselves, the two protagonists learn the true value of friendship and support one another. As the story develops, both the characters and readers learn the true value of friendship. Although friendship means that one would have to be candid about insecurities, it prevents loneliness and unfortunate bitterness.
But for Romeo and Juliet, their love for each other was distinctive from others. Nevertheless the love of Romeo and Juliet was true love. Since Romeo and Juliet’s love was forbidden by their family’s, Capulets and Montagues, it made their love stronger. If someone is told they are not aloud something or someone it makes them want it even more. Another thing to remember is Romeo and Juliet were willing to go against their family’s wishes.
Their reluctance to open up their struggles, refusing to divulge the darkest moment of their lives as if it’s a violation of privacy, because they 've been strong — alone for so long. Ryke and Daisy is a reflection of each other. Their akin loneliness, and alienation is where it stated. But, it was love and trust that weave their union. A romance that doesn’t require any further words, my sweet feral children.
I can 't help what 's past.’ She began to sob helplessly. ‘I did love him once – but I loved you too.’” (Fitzgerald 132). This quote shows how she feels for both men, and she cannot say that she didn’t love him, because it wouldn’t be true. Her conflicting feelings portray the theme of love throughout the
At least she loved someone than never loving at all. In “Love Is Not All: It Is Not Meat nor Drinks,” the speaker talks about how love is something we do not need like food or everyday necessities. However, love is something that is part of human nature and has some type of value, but its value is not as worth it 's as some other things. Like death, according to the speaker is then we become friend with because, the speaker is willing to sell love for peace, saying that peace, peace of death or peace of not loving. In the poem “In Just-“ by E.E Cummings sounds and look really creepy when thinking about it.
In my experiences thought I see some who have taken extreme measures to live and what in my own opinion is that some are just existing not living at all. Do not get me wrong it is hard to accept the decision of a loved one, but respecting them should be easier then fighting and watch them deteriorate to nothing they used to