The bigger doe stopped.... BANG... The doe dropped in its tracks right where it was standing. The little doe’s didn 't know what to do they stood there and never left after the shot. My dad called my brother right after the shoot to come and that I shot a deer.
Throughout the story “into the wild”, Chris after months of “living off the land” in Alaska, starves to death in his bus after finally finding a moose which gave him hope, but since he had not eaten in days and it was infested with flies and bugs, he passes away. He could not eat the moose without obtaining a disease and getting sick. Likewise, in the short story “to build a fire”, the man is faced against harsh weather conditions of 70 below 0 while walking through the Yukon trail for many hours. After falling in the river, the man sits down underneath a tree, and passes away due to his fire being put out by the snow and limited matches.
He was idle and lazy and “would rather starve on a penny then work for a pound.” His way of escaping his wife’s demands and harsh attitude towards his actions was to take his dog and gun to the mountain and go shooting. While doing so one night, he was summoned by a strange old man carrying a keg of alcohol and decided to stop and help him. This man lead Rip to a streambed where many other strange men gathered and indulged in games and alcohol. Rip’s foolish decision to stay there and sneaking drinks from the keg caused to him lose consequences and sleep for 20 years.
Perhaps things could have been different if Bowkers friends were in town, or not going to school somewhere else. O’Brien states, “Sally Kramer, who picture he had once carried in his wallet was one who married” (132). And his father whom was a baseball fanatic didn’t help him. Often he didn’t have anyone around; he continues his old habits that he recalled about the war. Humping around the lake alone with no one to vent about how the war.
Throughout the novel “Into the Wild” the character Mccandless had planned to leave off on his own to explore the forest of Alaska. Mccandless was the son of a wealthy parents, he left them with the intention to show or prove something to himself and his family, after he left without telling them. He had donated all his money he had earned and gave it all to charity and practically gave up all his possessions. This young man was not prepared to be out in the wild since he did not have the right equipment and food supplies to survive out in the wild. He was later found dead inside of a school bus that had been sitting in the wild for years.
Earnest talks about how he fires three shots from the rifle given to him by his uncle and dad. Before they would head out, they’d tell Nick to let off tree shots incase of any emergency. Unfortunately, he was just letting them off because he became very terrified at curtained moments when he was lonely inside the woods. The story seemed to indicate that nothing really ever happened to Nick, he was just really scared being of being by himself in the woods. Letting off the three shots just made him feel a little more comfortable knowing that his guardians were going to stop whatever they were doing to come and make sure he was
He was then tricked by ivy when she “proceeding” to fall into the hole but she quickly moved out of the way for him to fall instead and died. The third and last reason why Noah had played such a role that had madness is when he had skinned the animals. The animal should be killed by one of the elders but he would skinned them for fun and leaves them out on the in obvious places such as outside the school and on corn field. He had also killed and skinned the pig and hung them on the porches of the villagers when the wedding of ivy’s big sister kitty was interrupted by a couple of boys who were scared. The boys had seen the creature hanging the pigs on the
Chris was incredibly careless with some of the most important things a man has in life including life itself. Chris lacked the skill to correctly extract and preserve the meat of the moose that he poached while staying at the bus. The man that gave Chris a ride to the Stampede Trail realized how underprepared Chris was and gave him a pair of boots and even his lunch. Chris’ gear was cheap and otherwise improper. The knowledge that Chris had of the Alaskan wilderness is represented by his simple blunder concerning the change in the river crossing from spring to summer.
The story “Of Mice and Men” starts with two men - George & Lennie - in the woods complaining about their bus driver. Turns out these two have been running from their past where Lennie was accused of some bad things. After working on the ranch a couple of days Lennie does something bad again and gets killed by George. In all relationships, something is gained or lost in order for something else to be gained or lost. There are a total of three types of symbiosis relationships mentioned in this novella such as: parasitism, commensalism, and mutualism.
Even traveling was a problem some times because if he tired he probably can’t walk that far or even when he doesn’t get a ride he sits there for probably a break which he hates because he wants to hurry and make it to Alaska. But that 's a consequence which he needs to deal with for traveling alone going free to do what you want to
In Yukon during the gold rush, a miner named Clay Dilham goes on a search for firewood while leaving his partner doing supper. During his journey, he had spotted a dead tree in the side of a a icy hill. He must climb “up the slide” to reach the tree, although he did not realize how treacherous the way down could be. He had experienced so many obstacles that he had decided that the best way down is going up the hill, which is still not that easy. After many hours, he had finally reached the top which had used much of his energy.
Norman, Kiowas good friend isn’t the same after Kiowa dies. He went home and just drive around the lake to keep his mind off things. O’Brien wrote this story for veterans and talked about the themes morality and mortality and death. Jimmy Cross was mad that Ted lavender had died. Jimmy felt guilty, so he took
Dave was horribly sick. He refused to eat his meal, which made him weaker. Scotch half-breed, the owner, can’t find the reason why he was sick, but he tried hard to give him some pills which can improve his health. Scotch half-breed made Dave eat his soup to make him feel better. Dave, barking hard as possible to keep others from his place in the trace, was recovering as fast as he can.
As he looks to leave he notices that the free staters have secured the bottom floor as a base. He stays there without anyone noticing until he knew he had to go. He tried slowly leaving quietly at night as he passes two guards at the front the trucks pulling in, revells him he takes off getting pierced in the collar bone with a bullet. As he was chased most of the way till they lost him, half way through the town. He makes it back to camp barely able to talk.