The letters are directed to Anne, Macbeth’s sister. Anne is not an actual character in the play, but was created to be an outsider to the absurdities of Lady Macbeth’s life. By how Lady Macbeth addresses Macbeth in her letter, one can see that she is not entirely willing to take the blame for anything bad he does, for whenever a sentence implies a negative development, he is addressed as ‘your brother’, rather than ‘my husband’. Her sister-in-law is of course of equal status. The letters are private and only meant to be read by the person they are send to.
In the end, it appears as though Bianca is no longer the sweet, darling daughter but in fact the real shrew. In the beginning, Hortensio drops a hint to Bianca’s shallow nature when he professes “kindness in women, not their beauteous looks, / shall win [his] love”. When Lucentio bids Bianca to come see him, she replies that she is busy and will not come. She is grouped with Hortensio’s widow when she is called ‘headstrong’ by Petruchio. Bianca’s bad attitude is presented in a more subdued feminine way; with passive-aggressive and backhanded comments.
How Claire controls the characters around her is best examined in the manner in which she carries out justice. Koby and Loby 's punishment are cruel and unconventional however they match their crime perfectly "Butler: What did you swear, Walter Perch and Jakob Duckling, before the court in Güllen? / The Pair: That we slept with Clara, that we slept with Clara." (33). The witnesses ' failure to testify truthfully equated to the punishment of blindness and castration for lying about what they saw and performed sexually.
The Victorian Era is known for a pious, sexless society where women were considered inferior. While strides have been taken, there is still an inherent bias against sexually liberated women. This shame is still relevant to society today because of its abuse by those in power. Day by day, political scandals involving sexual assault and rape are being revealed on the news. This is only indicative of the willingness of the elite to abuse those working under them- especially young naive women.
"The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words." Abigail Williams exemplifies the claim made by Philip K. Dick using her strategic wielding of the truth to gain a favorable outcome for herself. Abigail is an unmarried orphan in the town of Salem, Massachusetts and a complex character that doesn 't fit into the rigid expectations of how she should act, like other female characters in the novel. On the surface, Abigail is may seem to be one-dimensional in her lack of remorse or empathy yet it comes to be understood later in the play that there underlying forces that drive Abigail to take the actions that she does.
Theocratic Dictatorship in Gilead Republic Dictatorship is a governmental system in which a person or a group of people use power to make decisions without considering others’ views and believes. Margret Atwood, the writer of The Handmaids Tale expresses some obvious issues that women are going through around the world in her novels. One of her fictional creation is the Gilead Republic. She wants us imagine that Gilead replaces US in future. Additionally, women suffer from the lack of equality in this community.
However, by the end of the novel, she is considerate of others, still pushes for her beliefs in a more polite and educated manner, and embraces the fact experiences have value. Different experiences such as the hanging and Roger’s death teach the horrors of society, her mother and the Jewish lady teach Catherine how to be herself, and animals like the ant and the bear teach her how the little things could be huge to others. One experience that leads Catherine to discover the need for change is her lack of both sense and direction. She often speculates about all she will do when she grows up. “I am no minstrel or wart charmer, but me”(Cushman
Hester changed her attire to a plain, darkshade, with no designs, which corresponded to her emotions. There was nothing she could accomplish to reduce the pain of the guilt since the truth was known by everyone in her hometown. As time went on, Hester regained some purport in her town. The townspeople demanded Hester for her skills and soon she did not need to wear the scarlet letter anymore, but she thought she deserved it. Whether the sin was committed in secrecy or not, both Hester and Dimmesdale went through similar consequences.
She quickly learns it can be used to advise her about other peoples ' true character, suggest possible future results of current actions and reveal facts that might not be obvious to anyone, much less a young girl. Pullman also signifies her innocence by making it clear that Lyra does not understand the sexual innuendo among the adults around her, like Mrs. Coulter , her friends and the witches. Lyra is still in a state of unconscious grace, but she is neither guileless nor ignorant. Also, layra has the courage. In the first of novel, she is telling Lord Asriel what she knew about poison in Tokay.
But when Emma came to know that Mr. Elton had not shown any interest in Harriet then she decided to set Harriet with someone else. But she never put any effort to get her closer to Robert, as they loved each other and also the same happens in the movie Aisha as the Sheffali loved someone but she never put any of the effort to come closer. Actually Jane Austen’s novel Emma is a very intellectual piece and very educated novel for the society and movie is based on this novel only some of the characters are changed and the places and name, yet other things are quite same. Such novel as well as movie helps our society to distinguish between good and evil. We cannot force anybody to do what we want even if it is match- making or anything else.