After that August interfered and gave him an easy way out so that Lily could stay and go to school in Tiburon and T.Ray would leave her alone. All of these events put an imprint on who Lily became. T.Ray making her kneel on grits and being mean to her made her feel unloved. Her not having a mother because she killed her made Lily sad and angry. She was angry because she was mad that she ever picked up the gun when she was very young.
The snake that he brought to scare his wife bites and kills him, a fate that could have been prevented if he had been good to his wife. If their marriage had been better, Delia would have warned Sykes about the snake and he would not have died. In the end, Delia gets her revenge when Sykes dies from the poisonous
Often take the accused side which tells the reader that the police are bias and aren't properly trained to be prepared for this type of situation . They got the athletes` back no matter what and the victim gets nothing but shame put on her ,the whole town discredits her and everyone around her.
In this case people just judged them without looking into far more research. So once Abigail said they were witches they had to be killed for their wrong doing. It’s also like in The Scarlet Letter when people found out that Hester Prynne has been “fooling” around with another married man. If they both loved each other then they shouldn’t care what society says about them. Even tho she had a husband everyone thought he was dead so it’s not like she said “I'm going to cheat on my husband
Harding allowed family to attack an opponent in order to eliminate her toughest competition, while Hester slept with a man who was not her husband and had a baby. Along with their scandal, they were also punished a little bit differently. Hester was shunned by her community while Harding was banned for life from competitively figure skating, she was shunned by the figure skating
People belittle others so they don’t have to deal with themselves. Nevertheless, perception doesn’t only affect the way people deal with others, but how they act themselves, “Why-! The girl [Abigail] is murder! She must be ripped out of the world!” (Miller 72). Elizabeth’s loathing for the person she perceives Abigail to be has lead her to say things that she never would have before.
The Putnams on the other hand did not, because they were totally focused on the village of Salem politics. So the Putmans because of the Porters succes felt very jealous and blamed their family and friends for them being unsuccessful. This theory argues that the Putnams made their daughters accuse the Porters’ friends, close community members and family of witchcraft. There is actual evidence for this theory, as most of all the ‘bewitched’ girls were very close to the
I guess that's what happens when you flunk out of school and have no education. I'm sure their parents are just as guilty for not knowing what their kids were doing; or knew it and didn't care.” The teacher goes on to add, “I'm almost to the point of wanting them all segregated on one side of town so they can hurt each other and leave the innocent people alone. Maybe the 50s and 60s were really on to something. Now, let the bashing of my true and honest opinion begin...GO!” The reaction to her opinion has been critical, with people taking to Twitter to express their disappointment, frustration, and worry over the teacher’s remarks. One user
Miss Strangeworth tarnished the relationship between Dave Harris and Linda Stewart. She corrupted the relationship between Mrs. Harper and her husband. Miss Strangeworth also besmirched the relationship between Mrs. Crane and her daughter. Now that everyone knows Miss Strangeworth wrote the letters it corrupted the relationship between her and the town. In conclusion, Miss Strangeworth thought that the town people were corrupt and evil, but it was actually her.
She was told and shown, so often, how vile it was that she finally believed it; he made her believe it. An ordinary, beautiful, admired woman was dispossessed of her own self-worth by the man whom she was married to. He abused her into hating her birthmark. Georgiana would of not died on that day if Aylmer had not caused her to hate something she once appreciated about