The topics in which have been discussed is his health and sickness from the beginning to the end and how he was healthy in the beginning to dying in the end from the Typhoid fever. I have also talked about how he is nice and tried to take his best friends body to Wisconsin from Ohio to his father. In order to get him there he would have to send him off on a train but instead things did not go down as how he assumed it would. The odor of the cheese got so bad they tried so many techniques to get rid of it. He never got his bestfriends Hackett’s body to his father because the narrator also ended up dying.
On the other hand, the pigs and the dogs rewarded themselves with more rations yet, they did none of the labour and just supervised. Although Boxer does not see it for himself, he allows himself to get ordered around. Secondly, Boxer continues to work even with a split hoof. “Boxer’s split hoof was a long time in healing...Boxer refused to take even a day off work, and made it a point of honour not to let it be seen that he was in pain” (33.) Only Clover and Benjamin, Boxer’s closest friends knew about his injury as he didn’t want the other animals to think that he had gotten weak.
When Castle cut his shoes to go faster but this only hurt him because his classmate Shamika embarrassed him. “Shamika couldn’t get herself together long enough to even speak, so instead she just pointed at my feet” (Reynolds 80). What Shamika did made Castle so frustrated that he skipped school and made him realize it was a waste of money which was already a problem in his family. Another time shoes played a big role was when Castle stole the “Silver Bullets” from the sports store. When Castle first stole the shoes he thought it was the best thing he has done for his track career but he was punished for it.”A close-up of my
Their paths cross because one of the Mexicans gets hit by a citizen as he drives home. Both men come to an agreement that they will not call the police because one fears that the police will discover that he is an illegal immigrant and the other one does not want to have any blemish on his driving record. After Candido (the Mexican) accepts some money from Delaney (the white man) he goes home, but after some time his health condition worsens. He cannot find a job because his leg had an injury. Many problems come after that.
His brother is low on money, and he is going to try to get some extra cash by most likely pawning the stolen tv. He says she watches it too much as an excuse. A few lines down he says, “Can’t take the train to the job, there’s a strike at the station”. Before this song was recorded, the most famous city transit strike took place in New York City. Right after that he mentions, “Neon King Kong on my back”.
Dally did not care he was not a hero and that shows the reader he was not. Johnny killed someone but it was to protect Pony and he helped saved kids from burning in that burning Church. All and all the Greasers in the story were kind to their fellow gang members and even sometimes to strangers. They might hurt others but they also have the capability to be
I disliked it myself. … I had no plans to run away. But every time Dad put on his postal clerk’s uniform and drove off to work in his old car, I’d feel depressed” (Abagnale 12). As this can be seen Abagnale struggled at a young age due to the divorce of his mother and father. He had always felt that they were a really close family and he loved his mother and father.
A symbol of Candy himself, the dog was once a great sheepherder but as time passes, neither past accomplishments nor current emotional ties matter as the dog has outlived his usefulness and is killed. It is this bleak truth of Steinbeck’s Darwinian social world, in which the unfit will be disposed of, that compels Candy to help fund George’s and Lennie’s dream. Candy wishes to live his last days with a feeling of peace, belonging and security. More
During the book, Leamas almost hits another car with a father and his kids. Twice in the book, Leamas references a vision he has after almost hitting the car of the children sitting in the back, waving and laughing, while their father drives away. Although Leamas would never admit it, the children in the back of the car are symbolic of him as they are both characterized by the same qualities of oblivion, trust, and helplessness. Obliviousness entails there is a lack of information and therefore a reasonable understanding of the situation is impossible. When Leamas is late for a meeting with
Despite its theme on the environmental destruction of Wales ' valley by the greedy mining industry, the movie purposely focuses on the happiness and sadness of the family. The movie portrays the family as a part of the society and if the family goes, so does the community. Additionally, the movie has a great sense of vainness and sadness because the gifted young Huw refuses to pursue education, choosing instead to stay behind and do the same laborious work in the mine as his father and brothers even as the greenness is leaving the valley for good. Nevertheless, a comforting side of this movie is the sense that death is not the end and the power of memories that stay alive in our mind and hearts can override the sadness of the
“This man has no money to even pay his house how can he take care of his daughters!” The officer exclaimed. “That’s it ha how funny I’m rich I can pay the young fellow!” I tried to sound rich only I sounded as though I just got in a car accident. My voice sounded parched. I gave the man money so he wouldn’t get arrested and he gave me his will of marrying one of his daughters. I walk inside his house and 3 girls greet me and the first 2 and the oldest 2 scream at the sight of me.
They go outside and see that the cars arent working. Jacob goes to his car to check his and his works. They figure that it is cause he drives an old car that has no computers. He pick up his brother and sister who are twin reachel and danny. He also drives todd and a girl named lori home.
In “The Life You Save May Be Your Own” the storm cloud that is shaped like a turnip and is racing the car with Mr. Shiftlet who has abandoned his to be wife at a diner. Throughout the story the weather has been nice and calm. But it seems that the cloud represents either freedom and running from the past. The one it 's is freedom because he just escape from an unhappy marriage. The girl that he was with was independent of him to help out and keep care of her for the rest of his life.