In Cinderella, Lady Tremaine was harsh towards her own stepdaughter. Not only was Lady Tremaine in a pugnacious relationship with Cinderella, so were the evil stepsisters. The stepsisters constantly wanted to perform better than Cinderella at everything. When Lady Tremaine disregards Cinderella’s desire to attend the ball, she takes her stepsisters in place of her. This caused the failure of Lady Tremaine and the stepsisters to create a familial relationship with Cinderella.
However, as he officially greets the Stepsisters, he sees a girl having just entered, and goes over to her. This is immediately seen by the King, who demands a Waltz begin to play, sure that his son has found his bride. The King then retires for the evening, leaving the Grand Duke to supervise the two. The Prince then leads Cinderella out into the Palace Gardens, where they dance and wander.
Although, in Yeh Shen, her stepmother was very cruel by eating the fish that she loved. She scoured the dishes, tables, etc., and cleaned madam 's chamber, and those of misses, her daughters. She slept in a sorry garret, on a wretched straw bed. -Text Evidence. The Villain character in CInderella is very cruel and the antagonists have the same characteristics as Yeh Shen
Fast forward to the end, they ended up a married and lived a happy life. If you read, Mask Appeal, you can recognize many things are similar to Cinderella. To begin, both Diana and Cinderella have an evil stepmother and stepsisters. Diana is forced to clean and assist her stepsisters with whatever they need. And her stepmother doesn’t like Diana at all because she feels like Diana’s father, Mr.Donato
The prince comes to find Cinderella, only to find her step-sister. The sister tries on the slipper, but would not fit, so she slices her foot. Sexton’s narrator claims, “That is the way with amputations/ They just don’t heal up like a wish” (86, 87). How the step sisters sliced parts of their foot for the prince.
They would scatter lentils in for her to pick up out of the ashes. Cinderella would do exactly what her evil step mother and step sisters told her to do. Cinderella’s was very inhumane to her they basically treated her like an washed up old doormat. One day their prince was to have a ceremony to find a wife all the women got invited but Cinderella’s stepmother, the meanest on the face of the earth, deemed poor Cinderella not to attend saying “You Cinderella?” she said, “You’re all covered with dust and dirt, and you want to go to the festival?.
The witch began to run after them and she was very close when Angiola threw down the first ball of yarn and a great mountain of soap aros and the witch had a very hard time getting over it. She finally succeeded and Angiola through down the second yarn ball and a mountain covered with nails. When the witch finally got over that one she threw down the third yarn ball and a great stream appeared which kept increasing in size. The witch was not able to get across so she turned Angiola’s face into a dog face. So first the furniture talks and then there are magic balls that forms odd hills and now she has a dog face?
By contemporary standards, the Grimms’ original stories are packed with violence and sex: “The Juniper Tree” features a stepmother killing her stepson and serving him to his father for stew, and “Darling Roland” features a mother-to-daughter axe murder.” And he also said,“The Cinderella story itself is about a maiden’s virginity, represented by the glass slipper. In the story, Cinderella is the most sacred maiden in the land and it is clear she is a virgin. The shoe is too tight for any other girl except Cinderella to wear. When the stepmother breaks one of the slippers, it suggests the breaking of the hymen.
But she was too strong for the evil witches. So Muriel told the townsfolk of Augsburg that there’s a witch in a nearby house. So their father hid them in the deep dark forest. Adrianna, their mother, was then burnt and their father hanged.
The wooers commanded Odysseus ' the servants to do what they asked them to do. They would make them cook for them, clean up after them, and fetch them drinks. They basically forced Penelope out of her own home. After three years of weaving and then unweaving the robe a maid tells the wooers of her plan. Then Penelope is forced to finish weaving the robe and has no more excuses to put off marrying one of the wooers.
In Cinderella, her father dies and leaves her with only the stepsisters and stepmother. He was nice to Cinderella while he was alive though, unlike Ashputtle’s father. In Ashputtle, she is forced to sleep in ashes that came from the fire she lit down in the kitchen, but in Cinderella, she had a whole room for herself with a bed, dresser, mirror, and other clothes. Also Cinderella had mice help her around the house with chores. Ashputtle had little doves helping her around the house with things.
Would the stepmother also be the mother figure archetype along with being the villain? Would Cinderella be the innocent youth and the protagonist? I think Cinderella's fairy god mother could be the magician and the caregiver. The prince could be the lover archetype of the story of Cinderella. The way you described the film of Cinderella I the archetype situation of the story is the journey or possible the star crossed lovers archetype.
Jasmine Chen is a young writer at Martha Brown Middle School. She is a 6th grader and 11 years in age. Three words to describe Jasmine are intelligent, kind, and helpful. There are many interesting facts about Jasmine. Jasmine has a huge family due to the fact that her mother is one out of 11 kids.
There are many stories or versions of Cinderella, but I will only be talking about 4 of over 900 versions there are. These four stories are similar but also have their differences, which is what I will be point out throughout this essay. I will be talking specifically about the stories called “Aschenputtel”, “ Yeh-Shen”, “The Algonquin Cinderella”, and one poem called “Interview”. They are very interesting stories and I encourage you to read them.