The infamous final scenes of “A Good Man Is Hard to Find” are filled with the massacre of an entire family, which alone is appalling. What labels this work as grotesque instead of tragedy are the reactions of the Grandmother upon realizing she is the last family member left. Knowing the imminence of her own murder. The Grandmother chooses to plead with the Misfit for her life. She tells the Misfit that he “ought not to shoot a lady.
Stella is resentful and angry. She does not try to escape the reality she is faced with but allows it to negatively affect her attitude towards her sister and her mother. For example Ozick explains “Then Stella took the shawl away and made Magda die. Afterward Stella said: ”I was cold.” And Afterward she was always cold, always. The cold went into her heart: Rosa saw that Stella’s heart was cold.”(300) Through this we see that Rosa has come to realize that in the dire circumstances of their situation Stella has come to really only care for herself not her family unlike Rosa.
When the Mattie was devastated when this happened. When the gravediggers tried to bury grandfather's body Mattie would not let the gravediggers bury her grandfather without a prayer. This is why death is a big conflict in this book. Without the death Mattie would still be relying on others to take care of her. In end of the book Mattie believed her mother was dead until Mattie found Eliza and she told Mattie that her mother had went to the farm looking for her.
Lady Macbeth has just greeted her husband after he killed Duncan. Macbeth is horrified of what he has done and left a mess behind for Lady Macbeth to clean up. She tells him to wash his hands of Duncan’s blood as she goes and plants the evidence on the soldiers. Though there is no symbolism in these lines this is the line showing relation between guilt and
The sin itself took place offstage. The first time we see Macbeth after the killing he is holding the bloody daggers.He says “I have done the deed” while Lady Macbeth seeing him with the murder weapon says “Why did you bring the daggers from that place ? They must lie there : go carry then ; and smear the sleepy grooms with blood “ . You can tell that she is only afraid of getting caught but not guilty for it and wants to make it seem worse by smearing the grooms with blood. Lady Macbeth’s personality is also talked about to show the contrast.
Now I 'm stuck here writing in this stupid journal! Suspense is what agitates me the most, constantly on the edge of my toes, not knowing whats about to happen. If the worst does happen to them, I don 't think I could live with myself. Telling their families that I killed their loved one
The day I found out that Archer Morales killed himself, I didn’t know what to think. I stared up at Mrs.Anderson, the slightly batty and graying-haired german teacher, with a blank look on my face, not really believing what I just heard. Mrs.Anderson sighed heavily as she took off her glasses and polished them on the front of her polyester suit. “Archer Morales committed suicide yesterday evening.” She continues. I swallowed hard as I slouched backwards in my seat, feeling the colour draining from my face.
Necrophilia is not something someone who was first class would do. Everyone in the town thought of Emily has a wonderful person. Some people even described her as, “a tradition, a duty and a care.” (#) The town admired her wealth and her social status. After the civil war, there is still a lot of racism. When Emily’s body was found dead, her servant for someone who is visiting and as soon as he realizes she is dead he “walk[s] through the house and out the back and [is] never seen again.” To him he thinks that the town is going to blame him for Emily’s death even if he didn’t do it.
That’s when I started knowing better Helmholtz, that even though sometimes he made me feel uncomfortable, it was not as with the others. One night, I was consumed by my thoughts when Lenina showed up. While I was talking about Shakespeare and feelings, she was only considering physical sensations and seduction, which I couldn’t handle, I was so upset. Right after that, I received a call telling me that my mother was at the hospital. When I got there, she was dying, I don’t understand well what I felt in that moment, but the loneliness and the whole in my heart were huge, she was all I ever
Out, I say! One: two: why, then ‘tis time to do’t. Yet who would have thought the old man to have had so much blood in him?” (5.1.34) During this scene, it shows how Lady Macbeth is trying to remove the so called blood on her hands. Even though her hands are visibly clean, they are stained with guilt due to Duncan’s death. The blood on her hands will never be cleansed no matter how
I have to accept that I was impulsive and emotional and didn’t plan or prepare for my next step after telling my husband I was done. I had to look around at my situation and realize that even though he did this or she did that or they did whatever I was the
Aggravated Louise picked up her purse and rushed toward the exit. “Excuse me, may I talk to you?” As Louise walked out the door Joann asked. aid as she walked out the door with Louise. “Sure, why do you want to talk?” |”Do you think there’s a ghost on Putney Mountain. Those miners died years ago.” “Knowing she had to meet Mike and go the courthouse, she didn’t want to take the time to talk, but, it impressed her that Joann would ask her opinion about the mountain.