Allie and kids symbolize the “catching”.The cliff symbolizes adulthood .Holden believes that adults are all phonies (which is hypocritical of him because even Though Holden constantly talks about other people being phony he is himself often phony. At various times in the novel, he tells pointless lies, claims to like or agree with things he hates, goes out with girls he doesn 't like, all to try to feel less lonely and left out).In chapter 17 Holden says “Then, just to show you how crazy I am, when we were coming out of this big clinch, I told her I loved her and all. It was a lie, of course, but the thing is, I meant it when I said it. I 'm crazy. I swear to God I am”.
This ‘act’ that Raymond constantly puts on implies that he lost hope of Maycomb ever understanding his want to be with a colored woman. He lost so much hope that he had to give a reason to Maycomb to blame the decisions he makes whilst being drunk, otherwise it would leave Maycomb in a state of turmoil. Like Scout says, “.. a being who deliberately perpetrated fraud against himself’ (Lee 268), he lost all hope and belief that the adults of Maycomb would understand, therefore it resulted him telling it to children because they understand. Furthermore, Mayella Ewell is another character who lost hope in the residents of Maycomb. Bob Ewell, her father, undeniably abused Mayella throughout her livelihood and was brought into question and confrontation during court.
It fulfills the essential features of a short story, which makes it an ideal discourse. The author’s intention is not only to inform and entertain but also motivate the readers to strive, persevere and not to yield. It has a powerful beginning, finely narrated body paragraphs and a fitting ending. The author very clearly tells the readers how various explorers in the past fought against all odds and challenges in the pursuit of finding a treasure, though all the enormous wealth, time and labour invested in the venture had gone in vain. The article not only presents events from history but also conveys a meaning that is so symbolic, metaphorical and allegorical.
Examples of this maturation are shown when he explains, "It was good that God kept the truths of life from the young as they were starting out or else they’d have no heart to start at all" (284). Our view of the story changes as well when we notice that Grady 's life of adventure and experiences turns into tragedy and misfortune. His life is more about loss than accomplishment to the point where his life is an ultimate failure. By the conclusion of this story Grady has undergone a complete change. First person point of view used by McCarthy has ended up being a very successful way of telling the story.
The third symbol was the song “If a body catch a body coming through the rye” that Holden mishears. At one point his sister Phoebe asked him what he would like to be. He said “You know that song ‘if a body catch a body comin’ through the rye’?I’d like… to catch everybody if they start to go over the cliff… That 's all I’d do all day. I’d just be the catcher in the rye and all”(191). But Holden misheard, his sister corrects him by saying it 's ‘if a body meet a body coming through the rye’.
His brother, Eric Cauldhame and his father, Angus Cauldhame have experienced various traumatic events that has led to their instability as well. Firstly, I will explore the past events experienced by Frank Cauldhame that has led to his current mentality. The Frank that we are introduced in the novel is apathetic and cares little for the life of others. He has a strong sense of masculinity and despises women. Frank believes that the women are a weaker sex and always needs to be protected by the strong and dominant male.
Lauren views the people of Robledo, as deflective and isolative thinkers. They refuse to adapt to the environment around them and instead wish to dream about the good old days. Lauren views this neglectful behavior, as a coping mechanism. Eventually, it leads to the community 's untimely demise. In her writings, of Earthseed, Lauren postulates “People tend to give in to fear and depression, to need and greed.
Literature creates a world of its own and it’s the sheer pleasure of literature that makes us immerse ourselves in a fictional world. Fiction coincides with the world of imagination and this mere creative power makes us leave the realm of reality and enter into a world full of possibilities. There are countless examples of writers in literature who have written such great prose that the reader feels spell bound and is in a way stupefied. Literature does create wonders but it doesn’t totally leave the confines of reality, it incorporates substantiality with vivid imagination so that the world of fiction and reality run parallel to each other. This makes things more sensational and sublime and leaves the reader awestruck.
In the middle of the video, Jason Russell says that he finally decided to tell his son about Kony. After his son hears about all of those negative actions by Kony, he undoubtedly says, ‘’We should stop him’’. This is very effective because children are though of as being pure and innocent. Children would not have any evil intentions or be cruel; therefore, if the child says that Kony should be stopped, it is a big deal. Even a small, kind, innocent human being thinks that Kony is a bad guy; hence, he must be a very bad guy.
Leo Buscaglia once said, “Let go. Why do you cling to the pain? There is nothing you can do about the wrongs of yesterday.” The past can be extremely difficult to let go of as past actions and events can continue to haunt an individual. The protagonist in Tennessee William’s A Streetcar Named Desire, Blanche DuBois, must contend with aspects of her past as she struggles to escape its troubled and scandalous ropes. The suicide of her husband has a lasting impact on her outlook on life as she places the blame on herself, causing her to become reluctant about letting go.