My mother was struggling hard to support him by working as a maid servant in a neighboring rich family. Because of the financial constraints, my parents always quarrel among themselves. But mother loves me the most. Mother doesn’t like my elder sister. When she comes for holidays, mother doesn’t even call her during meal time though she never fails to call me.
Women are often viewed as the family caretakers. They cook, clean, care for the children, and overly depend on the man of the family to provide money and do the heavy duty jobs such as yard work. Gail Godwin’s short story “a Sorrowful Woman” proves that that doesn’t have to be the case. The story depicts the woman locking herself away from her husband and child because “the sight of them made her so sad and sick she did not want to see them ever again” (Godwin 1). Being a loving mother and a caring wife is incredibly stressful for her, leading to her desire for a break from them and from being the “average housewife.” The woman locks herself away, essentially leading her to come “as a visitor to her own son’s room” (Godwin 4) or elsewhere whenever she steps out of the room.
1. Joy changes her name to “Hulga” because she is acting in an act of rebellion to her mother. She knows her mother’s wants her to have a really pretty name and “Hulga” is the ugliest name Joy could think of that her mom will hate. Mrs. Hopewell is for sure that Hulga looked for that name until she finally found the ugliest name she could think of and after that Joy legalized it so it would be for sure certain. Hulga’s poor health keeps her at her home all the time.
As the days goes by his family became more frustratuate on him. Gregor’s sister, Grete, treats him with kindness and at the end, she also was the one who confront to Mr.Samsa and Mrs. Samsa that they need to get rid of the monster that is living them. “‘Father, Mother,’ said his sister, hitting the table with her hand as introduction, ‘we can’t carry on like this. Maybe
Lastly Ruth tries really hard to be independent and doesn't accept the help she needs from others because just like orchids need water Ruth ends up needing the help she had denied. Also, Tan shows ‘silence’ as a symbol in The Bonesetter's Daughter because after Precious Auntie's incident she is unable to speak and leads a life in silence. Also for a week each year Ruth loses her voice for an unknown reason. Finally, when Ruth breaks her arm on the playground she is given the love and affection she wants from her mother. Ruth is afraid that if she starts talking she will lose the care she wants.
She spent her time as a teenager trying to control her harsh temper as to not hurt the ones she loves. The author depicts this internal struggle when Jo goes to her mother for help saying, “It’s my dreadful temper! I try to cure it; I think I have and then it breaks out worse than ever” (Alcott 100). As the story progresses, both her and her mother notice improvements and are quite proud. Later in the story she fights with Laurie on the grounds that at this point in her life, she is independent and feels as if she doesn’t need or want love whatsoever.
Her inner world is frustrated and her moral judgements are unstable. In addition, her sister’s life is like a mirror and seems to tell her future life — nonstop working hard but still living in a so small and ragged space with her husband and child. This life is not she wanted and she feels disillusioned with honest and diligent overworked
A Raisin in the Sun mother discusses when he gets like that in life you just get to do something different push on out and do something bigger”pg 537 scene2. Mama has provided help to her family, facing plenty of obstacles during an argument and fights that left catastrophic drama. Please quote shows a lot of consciousness and an overprotective about her family, picking each other up and work hard to get along with each other. A Raisin in the Sun Lennon younger says “I I just see my family falling apart today just falling apart, he was going backwards instead of going forward” page 537pg scene 2. Mom experience total heartbreak but help herself up notre to help her family to fix the problems and find a solution to it.
The imbalance of yin yang within Ruth led to her failure. It is evident that she had inherited this quality from her mother who also worries for every little thing. Fear and worry has an upper hand in LuLing’s life because of her life being out of balance. “History had always proven that she worried for nothing”(Tan 37). A proper balance is essential in any relationship to nourish its existence.