Persuasion : A skill which can turn a Militant Hero to a Merciless Tyrant Who has more power in a relationship, the woman or the man? In William Shakespeare’s Macbeth, Lady Macbeth bears the responsibility for the death of Duncan; in addition, to the ruin and ultimate downfall of her husband. Unlike most Scottish women in 1606, Lady Macbeth appears to be the confident and dominant figure in the relationship. After reading the letter from Macbeth, Lady Macbeth calls on evil spirits to help her persuade him to kill Duncan. Lady Macbeth convinces Macbeth by causing a discrepancy in Macbeth’s reality of right or wrong and; in fact becoming his partner in crime.
Othello and Matrix teaches us that jealousy is toxic makes a person want to destroy something precious. Othello had a talk with Desdemona about cheating and knowing she been doing. Othello says, “By heaven, I saw my handkerchief in’s hand! O perjured woman! Thou dust stone my heart.
This line from Gregory immediately marks the start of a large and violent brawl between the houses once again. In the prologue of this story it is said that these two houses of the kinsmen have an ancient grudge. It is simply because of this grudge and the resulting hatred from this grudge that these kinsmen create violence without any hesitation whatsoever. A bit later in the story, Romeo, another member of the Montague house, enters a Capulet party uninvited. Tybalt, a Capulet, sees him at this party and becomes enraged at his presence, for they belong to this feud.
The letter is an implication of an impending fate in relation to Antoinette. unwillingly or not, the letter will have an impact on Rochester’s perspective and viewpoint. Furthermore, the letter is foreshadowed through Rochester mind: "as for the little girl, antoinetta, as soon as she can walk she hide herself if she see anybody. She marry again to the rich Englishman mr mason, and there is much I could say about that but you won’t believe so I shut my mouth. the madness gets worse and she has to be shut away for she try to kill her husband- madness not being all either" (Rhys 63).
In contrast to this, Macbeth is consumed by his ambition after being influenced by the witches and his wife. “I murdered you, my son, against my will- you too, my wife…”(1461-1462) Creon regrets his actions by the end of the play. From these lines Sophocles made it even more clear that if you defy the gods, you will surely regret your actions. “Though Birnam Wood be come to Dunsinane and thou
Another way people use control is for revenge. For instance, Oberon tricks Titania, his wife, to get revenge on her for stealing the Indian baby. While Titania is asleep, he tricks her by saying, “What thou seest when thou dost wake, Do it for thy love take; Love and languish for his sake. Be it ounce,or cat, or bear, Pard, or boar with bristled hair, In thy eye that shall appear” (Shakespeare.20.2.66). People use revenge as a source of control to get back at someone for “wronging” them.
The importance of the handkerchief with Iago is quite different. Iago used the handkerchief as a tool of destruction. He wanted to prove Desdemona’s unfaithfulness to Othello. Iago begged his wife Emilia to steal the handkerchief from Desdemona, and in Act III, scene 4, she finally did it. Emilia stated, “I have a thing for you.
Perhaps she is influenced by Hamlet 's madness and begins to see the appeal of his suicidal tendencies and ends her life. The figure of Ophelia is tragic one, she is the victim of a patriarchal power struggle, where they use her as a puppet to influence each other. Her father Polonius and brother Laertes strongly advice her to end her relationship with Hamlet, and she does what
However, the main person to blame for Macbeth’s downfall is Lady Macbeth for three reasons: her insult on his manhood, her her manipulative tricks, and her influential qualities. The first reason Lady Macbeth is to blame for Macbeth’s downfall is her insult to his manhood. When Macbeth is about to go kill
No compromise is possible." (Euripides,239). This shows that she is bent on revenge. As it states in the New York Times article “The most vengeful responses tend to be provoked when honor or identity is threatened, such as being spurned by a lover or having one's family or religion maligned.” Since Jason had betrayed him and she abandoned her family, she displays the most violent strategy to harm Jason’s life through murdering her