¨There is blood on my head! Can you not see the blood on my head!! ¨. Reverend and witch hunter Hale has spoken these words because he has realized he has sent many innocent people to their death. Now he feels guilty for the of innocent people.
He is also honorable because he will not have his name written on the church door. If his name it posted it will only give the people of Salem a bad example. Lastly, with refusing to write his name, Proctor is standing up for the people who were wrongly
As a matter of fact, these actions make Romeo more appealing as a character and are important to the overall theme of the play. Romeo kills Paris because he stands in Romeo’s way of getting to Juliet, and being Juliet is the only true love his life he will stop at nothing for her. Even though Romeo murders Tybalt the audience is still able to sympathize with him because it was
Clearly, obsession can really make one think so irrationally that they forget the basic principles of humanity and they end up doing ridiculous things without usually realizing until after they have taken the wrong action. The lead character in “The Tell-Tale Heart”, had gone so crazy because of his obsession over his eyes, that he decided to take the old man’s life in a very cruel way. The old man had never harmed, insulted, or wronged him in any way, and rather they both cared about each other but “it wasn’t the man who vexed me [him], but the evil eye” . Gradually, he made up his mind to take the life of the old
He uses this to get close to Dimmesdale and now he cannot think of anything else. He neglects his wife and doesnt even care for her. He just wants the man to be shamed as well. He mentally tortures the Reverend and all with glee. It is clearly made known that after he completes his deed he will have no
As soon as Doodle is born the narrator shows a sense of disappointment and hatred towards his brother. One of the first signs of the narrator's feelings is in the third paragraph when he says “It was bad enough having an invalid brother, but having one who possibly was not all there was unbearable, so I began to make plans to kill him by smothering him with a pillow.” This shows that the narrator was disappointed and horrified of having a brother who would not be all there. It also shows that he was so embarrassed by his brother that he would even kill his brother so he wouldn't be embarrassed.
Witchcraft (also called witchery or spellcraft) broadly means the practice of, and belief in, magical skills and abilities that are able to be exercised by individuals and certain social groups. John Proctor is accused for consorting with the devil and he becomes selfless and upholds his beliefs because of the consequences he might of faced. In the play, “The Crucible”, Arthur Miller shows John Proctor as a upstanding man. He commits adultery, but confesses to the jury about cheating on his wife with Abigail Williams, knowing it will mess up his own reputation in the village. Proctor is regretful and willing to accept any punishment that the court, or God, believes to be just.
The Danger of Suspicion In The Crucible, Arthur Miller tells the story of a town that is completely out of control. People accuse each other of witchcraft, even though no are witches in Salem. Several things led to the mass panic. A major factor is, that the people in the town of Salem had a deep distrust for each other.
He does not discriminate against them and believes that they all should hold certain privileges. When you’re a king of thousands of soldiers, it’s effortless to forget what a single life is worth. Henry never forgets that importance. Henry states “If we are mark'd to die, we are enough to do our country loss… I pray thee, wish not one man more… I would not lose so great an honor as one man more”.
Oroonoko, portrayed honor in its full meaning through his high moral standings and respect. Unlike him and his cherished Imoinda, the old king and the captain, not only did not value honor, but acted expediently in all actions and thoughts. Throughout his difficult life, Oroonoko stayed true to his principles even while caught between men who valued honor and those who did
In the western novel Peace Like A River, author Leif Enger creates a faith-filled character with a heart of gold who readers come to know as Jeremiah Land. Jeremiah Land is a single father of three kids: Davy, Reuben, and Swede. It is obvious to see that God is at the forefront of Jeremiah's life, along with his family. However, Jeremiah's faith is tested when his oldest son Davy shoots two kids execution style and kills them in his own home (Enger 49-50). Throughout the novel, readers are able to get a better insight into Jeremiah's life, including figuring out his strengths and weaknesses, learning why his wife left him, and are left questioning why he decides to perform a miracle and heal his ungrateful employer.
Research Analysis My research paper is based on the analysis of two characters on the CW show The 100. Bellamy Blake and Octavia Blake are the only known pair of siblings on the ark for the past 97 years. I am analyzing the aspect that since they are siblings how that dynamic affects their personality and character growth from their life on the Ark to The Ground, also known as, Earth. My primary source of my research paper is the television show itself, which is not only premiered on live television but, on Netflix as well. There are two key scenes that explains the diversity of their relationship throughout the show.
In the novel The Known World by Edward P.Jones, the theme of most family life is chaotic, sorrow and a little bit of happiness. Because of the slavery, black family life faced more hard time than white family. They faced hunger, punishment and separation from their family. Meanwhile, white family is more calm and peaceful.
The character traits a person possesses can influence many things. In the book Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee based on "The Scopes Trial". The character traits that William Henry Drummond, based on Clarence Darrow, possesses majorly influences the outcome of the trial. The three character traits that affects the outcome the most are intelligent, tolerant, and detail-oriented. Henry Drummond is intelligent and this character trait propels him to win the case.
The Purpose Of Leadership To be a purposeful and successful leader it isn't just about being in charge and telling people what they can and cannot do. As the successful business leader simon says in The Servant by James C. Hunter “The key to leadership is accomplishing the tasks at hand while building relationships.” This quote explains that it's not about what you do and say it's about how you do it and how it's makes either your business or just your life more successful. Some people might want to lead and become well known in their career but they're not going to make it in any industry. Adults could volunteer to lead people like john daily did with his baseball team. .