“I slept in the garage the night he died, and I broke all the goddamn windows with my fist, just for the hell of it”(Salinger 44). Holden seemed to be very fond of every aspect of his brother Allie. From his red hair, to his intelligence, to his kind personality. Allie seemed to be everything Holden was not. “He was two years younger than I was, but he was about fifty times as intelligent.
After seven years, Harry’s father is still suffering from the death of his beloved wife, to help him cope with her loss he likes to feel her presence, Harry often sees ‘his lips moving, telling mum about the adventures of our days’ and “he’d listen all night to the sound of her presence”. Similar to this Johnny also believes that “people who die don’t leave” because “you can hear their voice” Johnny likes to talk to Linda’s spirit by talking to it, ‘Linda whispers solace,’ to Johnny,” and Johnny hears’ this helps Johnny overcome the loss of one of his
C-characters- List each character here and explain what their role in the story is. 2-3 sentences should be enough info. John Henry- a 6 foot tall man with great strength, he wielded a hammer that worked faster than any other human, he is told to have beaten a steam drill as a way to prove man is better than machine. Humble-Willing hero, John Henry didn’t think he was a hero, just a man doing his job, but he is willing as he stands up for the rest of his coworkers. Tragic Hero- as after he took the position of hero in the story and saved the day, he passed away making him a tragic hero.
Odysseus and his men came to the island of Aiolos Hippotades.Odysseus and his men spent one month there eating with the king and his family.Odysseus decided he had to leave so he asked the king for help.The king killed an ox and then turned it into a bag.In the bag there was enough wind to bring Odysseus and his men back to Ithaca. Odysseus and his men set off to sail home so that they could get home as soon as possible.After ten days sailing they could finally see Ithaca.Odysseus had finally gone to sleep because he had not slept since they left Hippotades.Odysseus men were curious to what was in the bag Odysseus had recieved.The men decided to take a look inside the bag.The men had opened the bag and the wind pushed them back to Hippotades
In the previous town he visited he was adored for being a descendant of his grandfather, who came to the town when he was free from slavery with a beautiful wife, bought land and expanded it as the years went by he had the most beautiful farm. The farm was the best in town and an inspiration to all those who saw it, and was hated so much by the whites that he was killed for the land. As stated before Milkman got a new sense of pride in his family which opened him up more and actually allowed him to start caring about the feeling of those around him and for the first time actually loving somebody in a responsive and an interactional manner rather than just a one way love which has been the the experience of all his previous
They solemnly prayed for the injured truck driver as the paramedics placed him in the Ambulance and then drive away. Sheriff Johnstone drove over, as they were sluggishly moving towards the pickup, and motioned for them to get in the patrol car. Wearily they slide into the back seat, when Estelle Louise shut the door the Sheriff says, “The driver of the truck, Mr. Dents was able to get out of the truck, before the fire started and thanks to heaven he was not seriously injured. We had a chat before the paramedics took him away and he told me he was in a dang hurry to get home and out of the rain. He admits he was speeding and lost control of his truck.
During the first drop off an the island Cole quickly wanted them to leave with no goodbyes Edwin and Garvey climbed aboard the boat, as they waved towards Cole as he waved back he extended his middle finger as the skiff drove off. On the second trip Garvey and Edwin spent a few days on the island to help Cole get prepared for the months ahead, on the last day everybody was in a happy, jolly mood, they laughed and joked around. This time the skiff left Cole only felt the fear of being alone. Coles development throughout the novel has not only impacted his perspective of himself and personality but also how others act and feel about being around
After the car wreck Gatsby went back to his mansion without Daisy. He was swimming in his pool waiting on Daisy to call but she never did. While he was swimming Wilson, the husband of Myrtle, shot Gatsby. This was the end of his dream. He lost his life and he would never have his
What has happen? Green Lake is a ghost town on a ghost lake! All the peach trees died and there is a horrible emptiness. She slept in a cabin and one day she woke up to see Trout Walker stood in front of her with a red headed woman. The woman had been in the fourth grade and her name was Linda Miller when Katherine was a teacher and she married Trout because of his money.
This caused a huge shock to the party, and they all retreated to their rooms to sleep. The next morning, Mrs. Rogers was reported to have died in her sleep. The party starts to freak out until Mr. Rogers claims that a boat comes every morning to deliver more food. This gives everyone hope that someone will come to rescue them; however, nobody came. The judge then starts to give orders to everyone in an attempt to find Mr. Owen, but after exploring the entire island, he is not to be found.
When he makes landfall he is apprehended by citizens because there was a murder the previous night and a man on a small boat, much like Victor’s, was seen leaving the island. In chapter 21, Victor is taken into a court and then shown the body of the murdered man who turns out to be Henry Clerval. Victor’s reaction to seeing Henry is suspicious to the judge because he cries out and collapses. Victor is taken into a prison cell and falls ill for about two months. Shortly after he wakes up, the magistrate, Mr. Kirwin, tells him that his father has come to see him.
My mother and I were sitting in our hotel room when we saw this on the news. We were getting ready to talk to the concierge to see if there were any local laundromats in the area. They called us a cab and sent us to this very shady neighborhood infact when the cab driver saw where the front desk said we should go he was shocked. When we got to our destination I noticed there were bars on the windows which was instantly a red flag to me but not my mother. When we got out of the cab I noticed homeless people everywhere but my mom didn’t care she was determined to have our clothes washed.
With the help from the woman that he stumbled upon, Inman successfully makes his way back to Cold Mountain. He then meets Ada, both people were unable to recognize themselves from their changed appearances because of the four years of not seeing each other during the war. Ada invites Inman to her farm and the two conversed, and made plans for the future. After a few days of arriving home, Inman gets caught by Captain Teague’s protege, Birch, and got shot in the head. Ada runs to Inman and comforts him until he sadly passed away.