“I never figured out how Atticus knew I was listening, and it was not until many years later that I realized he wanted me to hear every word he said,” Scout discovered In the book, To Kill a Mocking Bird. However, Jem, Scout, and Dill lived in Maycomb which provided zero entertainment. Most agree the children spent the summer in boredom, but some believe they should have respected their father Atticus’ wishes regardless. Others argue “The Boo Radley Game” resulted in innocent fun. The children should not pester Boo Radley because they disobeyed Atticus, trespassed property, and tormented Boo.
Both characters proves themselves as an unsought responsibility. The Grandmother doesn’t want to go to Florida and tries to convince Bailey Blue to go to Tennessee. Her suggestion goes unheard as usual and John Wesley puts his two cents on why she should stay home. "She wouldn 't stay at home for a million bucks," June Star said. "Afraid she 'd miss something.
It started by describing the characters in great detail and elaborating on their mundane lives, but didn’t even give the name of the grandmother. Even though we don’t know The Misfit’s name who was a murderer he had more knowledge of the world and had things figured out, unlike the grandmother, and unlike grandmother The Misfit realizes his own faults. He said, “I ain’t a good man, but I ain’t the worst in the world either” (305). As much of a bad person that The Misfit is he still makes sense and can use deductive reasoning, so he is not entirely insane. She tries to convince The Misfit he is a good person just like her, but does not even believe it herself.
However, his mother decided that they should just forgive him because it was an “accident” and he didn’t mean it. Now, the Sniper regrets telling his family what happened. Although the rest of the family supports his mother’s idea, his father could win the argument. He is described as a “psycho killer” since he was accused of first-degree murder when the Sniper was young. The Sniper was afraid of the punishment so he decided to return to the army again to serve another
But instead she is beat constantly by her father and nobody in the town cares because they are considered trash and are poor and they do not want to associate with them.That is why in the trial, she tries to use the little power she has and win the trial and hoping that her father will not ever touch her again. But during the trial, she tries to cover up the fact that her dad beats her by blaming Tom Robinson for rape. “ He does tollable, ‘cept when-’ ‘except when?’ Mayella looked her father, who was sitting with his chair tipped against the railing. He sat up straight and waited for her answer. ‘Except when nothin’,’ said Mayella.
The short story starts off stating the grandmother did not want to go to Florida again for their family vacation. Instead, the grandmother was hinting to her only son Bailey to go to East Tennessee, for the opportunity to visit friends. She explained it would be different and benefit the kids because of the new scenery. When she found no luck on the suggestion, so she pushed it once more by informing the family of the Misfit criminal on the loose. She explained they were in the direction of heading to Florida and it would be unsafe to travel as such knowing that.
She took it so far as to say to Creon that the townspeople all knew she did a brave and courageous deed. She told him that the townspeople were too afraid of him to speak up. Many of the townspeople truly believed she did the right thing by her brother but even though they felt she did not deserve punishment, they still could not defend her. Antigone made everyone see they had a corrupt leader. Even Haimon, Creon’s son and her fiance, is against her punishment then, after he attempted to have his father see reason, Haimon stabbed himself.
There is no way it could be a demon, not with the compassion it had shown to Gertrude. The audience at the time would not have thought that the spirit was a demon for a moment because of how docile he was, in only wanting revenge on the one who had slain him. That and the fact that it had waited for Hamlet to appear to him, goes to show. If he was a demon, then he would have tormented him with constant thoughts of revenge, flooding and breaking his mind until he was truly driven insane. In all of when it could have reappeared, it chose then, when Hamlet was tearing into his mother for what she had done in ‘betraying’ the former king.
Nowhere in that does it say I have to make friends with children.”(34) Ender thought that he had an ally in Graff, but after that moment, Ender knew that he was just another launchie. However, that was not the case, Ender just did not know that the IF had the plan to isolate him. After his trust in Graff was broken, he began to question other people that he befriended in Battle School, such as Petra. In the hallway, Petra tried to warn him that there were boys who wanted him dead. Being the skeptic that he was, Ender completely disregarded her kindness and replied: “Petra, if you had actually taken me aside just now, there are about a dozen boys following along who would have taken me in the corridor.
If they had given discipline to him he wouldn't do the stuff he did like steal their car and sneaking out. If they had given discipline there would had been consequence like being grounded or not giving him any cash for his needs. He may learn next time not to do it again because everybody doesn't like being discipline for all their bad action. I feel like majority of the blame goes to the parent because he was doing all this to seek attention from them which he never receive. It sounded like the parents didn't even care about him and his older sister because they are the one that raised themselves.
‘She only married you because I was poor and she was tired of waiting for me. It was a terrible mistake, but in her heart she never loved anyone except me!’” (Fitzgerald 130). Gatsby continues to use words that convey possession. He expresses that Daisy “never loved” her husband Tom as if Gatsby knows this for certain. Gatsby never asks Daisy how she feels about this; he feels compelled to speak on her behalf because he is just so certain of her feelings towards him.
On the war she had a flat tire and is approached by two men with machetes. Terrified of the men she froze and replied to them in english not spanish causing the men to think that she is a tourist so they help her. Yolanda forgetting what her name on the island meant had nothing to fear but because she was not accustomed to being Dominican elite she was seen as an
They were all “siblings”. So when the master, will, and the girls came back without Emma it broke mattie 's heart as she saw it as a betrayal. Master battler even promised that he wouldn 't sell ammo. Now if it was a different master, they wouldn 't have cared about a broken promise. But master butler was different.
Those actions reflected on his kids, and even his wife. The woman that did basically the same thing her husband does. Seeing the bad in every situation. These parents tried to see the good, but it never turned out that way. They didn’t like anything that was related to the government.
The widow Douglas wanted to make Huck into a proper civilian, yet Huck refused; and thus ran away from them. A direct example of Huck being mischievous is when he considered what Miss Watson had told him about prayer, but decides that it is not for him; something that 's considered a horrible way of thinking during the time to book took place. An indirect example would be when Huck is viewed to be in the wrong by his peers and elders. The way Huck isn 't like the other boys and the gang is that he doesn 't have his biological parents. The reader can expect to see the story through Huck’s mind.