The human flaw of envy is demonstrated by several of Abigail Williams’s actions. When Abigail tries to talk to John Proctor about their affair, he denies that they have any emotional connection, so Abigail responds: “She [Elizabeth] is blackening my name in the village! She is telling lies about me! She is a cold shiveling woman, and you bend to her! Let her turn you like a -” (Miller 1247).
He sees her acting much differently than he and everyone else expects of her. 2. Women 's Role in Society A. "He reproached his wife with her inattention, her habitual neglect of the children. If it was not a mother 's place to look after children, whose on earth was it?
Curley was another character in the novel that crosses path with Lennie and George. Curley’s Wife is the kind of woman who is flirtatious and tries to rule lower class people in the ranch just because her husband has the kind of authority at the ranch people. The paper will focus on 4 similarities and 4 contrasts between Lady Macbeth and Curley’s Wife. The compare and contrast will be done with the help of (Point+Evidence+Explanation) PEE+Further explanation process. This will help in understanding the characters in a clear way.
Another factor is that her old husband was healing Dimmsdale, her ‘illegitimate’ lover. Hester and her daughter Pearl lived with mistrust, the townspeople were disgusted by her, and would never trust her even after her sentence was lifted. Relationships can stand on the grounds of mistrust and isolation, but they may never thrive on it due to the fact of trust and companionship being the key factors in a relationship. This was shown throughout both The Scarlett Letter and Ethan Frome in a variety of ways, including the lack of true companionship in both novels and also the complete lack of trust held by some characters in both
Aforementioned, Curley 's wife represents discrimination towards women, she is constantly looked down upon and isn 't treated with respect. However, when she is talking to Crooks, “‘Well, you keep your place then, n*****. I could get you strung up on a tree so easy it ain 't even funny,’”(OMAM 81). Crooks and Curley 's wife go through something similar. They are both discriminated based on a difference that the other men on the farm don’t have.
Mr Birling uses his daughter as a ticket to social status and he says to Eric he has earned his way. Mrs Birling comes around as controlling “you’re not support to say such thing”. What this suggests that Mrs Birling is remaining Mr Birling is most control over the marriage there is no love. Curly wife posed his mind, and he’s very jealous being the only woman on the ranch, curly is even more worried about her behaviour with the men who work there. You can tell that curly doesn’t have all the control over his wife because it says that “you see a girl around here” he demanded angrily.
She forced on her dreams to try to keep herself happy but this only make matters worse. Mrs Birling and Curley have a lot of key factors in common like how Mrs Birling controllers her family still feels she has the upper hand over everyone in her family this is show “what an expression. Sheila really the things that you girls pick up those days!” Curley believes that his wife is owned by him and he has more power over his wife. This is shown when everyone asks him how come you have a glove on all the time he says “it is filled with Vaseline”. This tells that he is waiting for his wife to come home.
One instance Malala invokes pathos lies within Chapter 2, where Malala explains, ”The women of the village also had to hide their faces… they could not meet or speak to men... none of them could even read” (Yousafzai 23). The quote serves as a call to action, as women suffer from societal neglect, and by portraying shunned women and condescending men, she spotlights the redundant tribulations that women face so the readers are aware of what goes on in the opposite side of the hemisphere. If the world itself is more conscientious about the evils manifesting in the middle-east, people are more likely to act accordingly to fight against the
These two highly discriminatory reasons for alienating Miss Skeeter show that the society around her is highly discriminative. The extent of Miss Skeeter’s exclusion from the society around her shows the extent of the discrimination of her society. Even her closest friendships are broken as a result of their conflicting values. In the words of Judy Holliday, ‘Lovers have a right to betray you… friends
John Proctor’s affair with Abigail Williams, causes his wife, Elizabeth Proctor, to lose faith in him. As Elizabeth’s suspicion increases, so does his irritation. John’s annoyance and Elizabeth’s evident grudge is displayed through their language and tone with one another. In addition, their actions suggest their relationship lacks components needed for a healthy relationship–communication, trust, respect, etc. Being in an unhealthy relationship may not be obvious to those who are in it, but through one’s words and actions to the other, others can tell right