This is caused by Curley’s controlling personality, always bossing his wife around. In another part, Curley’s wife talks to Slim, Lennie, Candy, and Crooks about how she wants someone to talk to. She says, “Think I don’t like to talk to somebody ever’ once in a while? Think I like to stick in that house alla time?” (Steinbeck, pg 79). Curley’s wife doesn’t care about how people think of her, she just wants people to think of her.
However, she also kept in mind the mother’s reaction when the father approved the divorce and her threats of setting fire to herself with kerosene. As a result, the situation validates that the parents’ divorce impacted the narrator’s life and resulted to change her perception on how to approach her mother. Furthermore, the narrator fears upon meeting her mother since the divorce was also the result of her traumatic realization; Which is the stealing of “Persian Carpet” alluded the mother’s extra-marital affair influence the thought that their family relationships could not be mended. The narrator’s emotions were overflowing when she met her mother that
Kate had been through multiple surgeries, and she always tried to put her best foot forward although there were a few times that she felt angry, and she started acting unlike herself by doing things like drinking alcohol. It came a time in Kate’s life when she knew her situation was not getting better, so she wanted to stop all the medical operations. She informed her sister that she needed to petition the court for medical emancipation which in return she will gain control over her body, and the family could move on. This caused their mother to be really upset knowing that the younger sister will allow the older sister to die because she wanted to stop donating. Kate situation also caused a conflict of interest between her mother and father because the father just wanted Kate and Anna to be happy and comfortable, and the mother want her to be at the hospital to get better.
As Bryce matured, he realized that Julie was a person of substance and made it his mission to win her back. Throughout the novel, Juli’s feelings changed about her home, the Loski’s and her crush, Bryce. To start, Juli never thought much or cared about the terrible condition of her yard. This changed when Bryce tried to explain why his family would not eat the eggs that Juli gave him. Bryce spat,
When they are first acquainted, Gwendolen tells her, “Something tells me that we are going to be great friends. I like you already more than I can say. My first impressions of people are never wrong.”(Wilde 34). Then, when she finds out that Cecily is engaged to ‘Ernest’, she says, “From the first moment I saw you I distrusted you. I felt that you were false and deceitful.
(Stockett, 224). Although a white woman would never kill someone herself, her husband is always ready to pull the trigger. In the song My Worst Fear by Rascal Flatts, the lyrics say "It's gonna make it hard to tell you that I'm leaving...But staying here is my worst fear" which is true for the maids because as much as they are scared to disobey their employers, staying an employee with the constant threat of making a mistake and being exploited is even more frightening. This constant fear, however, fuels the women's' desires to change the situation that they are in. With fear as their fire, they are can fight for what they think is
Regardless, her mother still is persistent on Jing Mei becoming a prodigy, despite her passionless performance and her family’s negative reaction. In return, Jing Mei becomes angry at her mother, and will do anything to change her mind. Screaming, “I wish I were dead! Like them.”, her mother freezes, disappointed in her daughter, and quits Jing Mei’s piano classes. On Page 28-29, Jing Mei’s perspective on the world becomes more apparent: “For unlike my mother, I didn’t believe I could be anything I wanted to be, I could only be me.” After Jing Mei’s cultural experiences, and her mother’s contrasted beliefs of Jing Mei’s musical power, Jing Mei feels more culturally and musically independent, as well as
(273) Saying that, she loved the people that she was with and gave all of her heart for each of them in a very poetic way. She claimed that Nector Kashpaw was her “first love” and the one she would always remember (273). The guys that came after him were all married out of “fondness” which she enjoyed every minute of, but they just didn’t compare to Nector (273). Clearly after saying that, Lulu wanted to be loved back and she wanted so much more than just a marriage; she wanted a deep, true love- one that compared to Nector
Beneatha and Lena were both suffered from the same tragedy. The difference was what they made out of it- Beneatha gave up, Lena persevered. Dreams shouldn’t be magically handed to somebody like the lottery, people should have to preserver and work up to them. And because Lena had the most persevering personality out of the main characters, she deserves to get her dream. Another reason why Lena Younger is the most deserving is because she has kept her dignity for herself and her family the entire novel.
Some may look at her to be one of weakest, but it all depends on your point of view. Emma was young, and beautiful; she married the man who fell in love with her every curve and flaw as he captured her beauty with just a paint brush and canvas. Starting over and over if one little detail was wrong, because he knew what he had was gold. She thought she loved him, she thought she loved all of him. As it turns out, she only loved Dean.
In conclusion, the differences in perspective caused many conflicts and added tension to both stories. In “Confetti Girl,” the girl wanted her dad to pay more attention to her and not in his books. However, the dad never thought anything about that, he was just doing his passion, English. In “Tortilla Sun,” a tremendous opportunity had occurred in the girl and her mother’s life. The mother wanted to take this opportunity as it could change their whole lives.
The kids were running around screaming but the mother did not do anything to settle them besides yelling at them. She seemed very overwhelmed and not able to cope well with all the stress caused by Cedric’s actions. The mother had a defeated demeanor during the interview, as, if she has given up on Cedric. My next intervention move is to get Cedric into an environment that will allow him to focus in an individual counseling section. I will also want to have a family counseling session to address the stress that each family member is facing.