So Lennie fought back “Curley’s fist was swinging when Lennie reached for it. The next minute Curley was flopping like a fish on a line, and his close fist was lost in Lennie's big hand” (Steinbeck 63). Later on in the story Lennie and Curley’s wife were talking inside the barn where they got a little too close and comfortable. Lennie was patting her hair and he wouldn't let go so Curley's wife started screaming and Lennie got crossed at her. After Lennie grabbed Curley’s wife “She continued to struggle, and her
George told Lennie to leave Curley’s wife alone. One day when Lennie was petting the dead pup, the wife came in to talk to him. Lennie told her he couldn’t talk to her. She let him touch her hair; Lennie liked it. She told him to stop, she pulled away and got scared.
Also, Scout demonstrates compassion for Boo Radley who is an outcast of society because of rumors spread about him. Atticus expresses compassion in To Kill a Mockingbird by acknowledging that Mrs. Dubose cannot control her actions even though she is very mean to his children. After Atticus finds out what Jem has done to her camellias, he shows compassion towards Mrs Dubose by talking to Jem about how what he did “to an old lady was inexcusable” (128). Mrs. Dubose struggled to control her morphine addiction before she passed away, causing her to act mean and aggressive towards Atticus and his children. Atticus wants his children to understand that some people cannot control their actions even though the reason is not apanent.
Kills curley’s wife with anger and no hesitation just like the mice and the pup. He does this but doesn 't really feel sorry for what he has done till george finds out pleading him to tend the rabbits just like a father and a child. All of this that has happened because of his mentally disability. Lennie knows she’s trouble and sees her as a threat and used the opportunity to have her to stop by showing anger and rage to intimidate curley’s wife just like a mind of a kid would do. Anger is one story but his disability of having a mind of a child who doesn’t know his own strength and kills on
In reading, it can be also found that Bartleby 's life and that of the woman are very impersonal, but Bartleby 's is more since the woman, at least, the woman tries to communicate with her son and her husband in order to solve it is happening to her. An obvious difference between the woman and Bartleby is when she realizes that she was wrong, “What has happened to me, I’m not myself anymore.” (Pg. 40) This is represented when she hit the child because of his antics. Her husband tried to help her in many times; he hired a nanny. This made the wife feel freer for a little bit.
Cisneros uses Esperanza’s friend, Sally, to show that young women are also mistreated. Esperanza explains that “Sally doesn’t tell about that time he hit her with his hands just like a dog, she said, like if I was an animal”(92). This quote references Sally, who is only 13, being beaten by her dad. Esperanza explains that even though Sally is beaten, she still lies to protect her father. This shows how many cases of abuse are unknown even in the hispanic community because the women want to protect their abusers.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie created the book Purple Hibiscus it talks about Kambili a girl that explains her life. A African girl that explains her life with growing up with an abusive father in her home. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie created the book Purple Hibiscus it speaks on the life of having an abusive father in the house. In the beginning papa beats mama for having symptoms from her pregnancy which cause her to miss church. He also hit Jaja,Kambili,and Mama for letting Kambili eat while suppose to be fasting but ate because of cramps.
And also irony when she says “he wants the natural touch” meaning her husband lacks human kindness. Metaphor is been used throughout as they compare innocent animals to themselves. She says that even the tiny wren would show more spirited defence to her family then macduff. Tone here is very sarcastic with many retorted questions asked again and again which creates a serious environment and gets lady macduff angry and furious. The chirpiness of son is soon turned into fear after the murderers come after them.
During my next quote, Lord Capulet is yelling at the nurse because he is mad that his daughter is being disobedient. “And why, my Lady Wisdom? Hold your tongue, Good prudence. Smatter with your gossips, go” (Romeo and Juliet 3.5.170). This example proves this character should be punished because Lord Capulet was also very mean to the nurse.
George keeps losing his jobs because of misunderstandings caused by Lennie’s disability. In weeds they got run out because Lennie was accused of trying to rape a girl, when he was trying to feel her dress. George is patient and repeats himself when Lennie does not understand or when he forgets. George looks out for Lennie and he gives Lennie hope. At the start of the book when Lennie was drinking water from the river George told him to”” .
Crook’s don’t want in on the dream anymore because Curley’s wife made him feel bad. In chapter 5, Lennie was playing with the puppy in the barn, the pup bit him and he smacked and shook the puppy and the puppy died. Curley’s wife came in and her and Lennie talking and then Curley’s wife asked Lennie is he would feel her hair and he did but he was messing it up and then he pulled it so hard he snapped her neck. So Lennie ran to the brush. Then all the guys went looking for Lennie.
The Cahills were cornered by the Holts and the Holts ask for the clue but the Cahills were trying to stall. One of the Holts cannot take it any longer so he grabbed Dan by the neck and started to strangle him. Amy 's heart sank and she gave them the bag that the clue was in just to save her brother. Nellie found them and asked if they were okay and they said they were alright in a sad tone. Things were looking bad until luckily when they opened the bag the Cahill 'a cat ate the notes and the Holts leader raged and tried to get it out.