Prabhdeep Singh ENG 102 Thomas Casey Analysis of Doe Season by David Michael Kaplan Doe season is a story about a nine year old girl Andy going hunting with her father, his father’s friend Charlie and his 11 year old son Mac. Although having a boyish nick name, her real name is Andrea. The narrator tells about her experience of seeing ocean for first time when they went to New Jersey Shore and that it frightened her, being huge and empty yet always moving. Her mother enjoying the ocean contrasts her experience and the ocean signifies adulthood and a child’s transition to a girl, which Andrea is afraid about.
A couple day later my Grandparents, Debbie and Lonny Spaulding, Sat at the fair. Watching there kids, Renea’s siblings, go on rides. My Grandmother had a bad back so she didn’t go on any rides, my Grandfather just couldn’t be bothered.
Plath early on highlights the difference between Esther on the outside versus her on the inside- it is the fine line between insanity and baring with the world. A scene from chapter thirteen goes into this very well, a scene in which her and her friends go on a beach trip. On the outside, though she seemingly hates the rays of the sun on her skin, Esther seems to be having fun. Not to mention, she only shows up because she was begged to- for her, it was another mask of happiness against the world. When her and boy number five thousand and sixty two (Cal) swim out into the ocean, still, she is hiding.
The Fault in our Stars Held prisoner by the cancer flooding her lungs with fluid Hazel has lost her ability to interact with people, Hazel is lost to her books and herself, feeling guilty. She is aware that there is nothing she did to cause the cancer but she only tries to decrease the pain she believes that she is somehow causing her family. She gives in to death and gives up rather than make a profound impact on the people around her. She begins to explain this as she narrates “Late in the winter of my seventeenth year, my mother decided I was depressed, presumably because I rarely left the house, spent quite a lot of time in bed, read the same book over and over, ate infrequently, and devoted quite a bit of my abundant free time thinking about death,” Green, p.78. She realizes that she spends precious time obsessing about death, she is wasting her life grieving about something she cannot control, predict or change.
Phoebe first was a spoiled brat and didn 't learn the value of her family members. In the beginning of the book Phoebe insults her mother and says,”I am, I am, I am!” Phoebe shouted at her mother. 'You don 't have to bake things for me, ' she said. 'I 'm too fat.
She only told Bailey, who told their mother, who told the cops. Mr. Freeman was in jail for only one day, and the day after he was released he was found murdered. Maya thought she did the wrong thing by telling, she didn’t understand because she was so young. As a result, she wouldn’t talk to anyone for five years, because her words had hurt Mr. Freeman and she didn’t want to hurt anyone else. During this time she kept journals and diaries, getting her more exposed to
“All Summer in a Day” written by Ray Bradbury, is about a girl, Margot that has moved to Venus from Earth, and isn’t too fond of her new home. One of the biggest problems Margot has with Venus is that it is constantly raining, which of course means that clouds are constantly in the sky covering the sun. On Venus, the sun only comes out once every seven years. In Margot’s class, she is the only one that has any memory of what the big yellow ball in the sky looks like. This causes the other kids to get jealous of her, and for them to see Margot as an outcast.
This bothered Nala so she went to the garage to hunt for rats, but was too annoyed to do anything The days went on and, to Nala’s disliking, the dog stayed. Nobody ever played the red dot game with her anymore since they were out playing fetch with Reuben.
Although, in the kids defense, Margot doesn’t give the kids a chance to ever be nice or to even interact with Margot, for she never speaks to any of her classmates. Because of these various reasons, the theme of Ray Bradbury’s story is pain causes jealousy and jealousy causes pain. Margot, described as a “...very frail girl who looked as if she had been lost in the rain for years and the rain had washed out the blue from her eyes and the red from her mouth and the yellow from her hair,” only finds joy in speaking about the sun, and her time in Ohio. The children quickly become jealous of Margot, whenever she speaks about the sun.
Everything changed and my life got crushed in pieces when I was 10 years old and my grandmother died. She died due to the lack of care and knowledge of the Russian doctors, who weren’t able to help with a disease (meningitis) that could have been easily cured if they would have had at least a simple interest in helping! My mom was of course heartbroken, and everyone seemed to realize how terrifying it is for her, but no one was really there for me. I was all alone, dealing with the death of one of the most important persons in my life. She was gone, and I had no one by my side that I felt confident enough to share with.
During her childhood, she go out for hours and explore the wilderness around her house, which played a significant role in shaping her life as a scientist. Another influence that contributed to her interest was her mother, who nursed sick and injured birds in the neighborhood. Her family moved to Florida when she was twelve and this is where her interest in the ocean took off. She began certified with SCUBA gear and obtained degrees in Botany. She went on to have several expeditions with over one thousand diving hours and has published much of her research, some of which can be found in the
From her previous attempt, she came close to dying. At the age of 60, she made her journey to Cuba to Florida. Diana team and her best friend Bonnie said “it’s impossible." For Diana, she will find a way and she did. As she reach the Florida shore,
In "Martin", Vaca, the main character, is introduced as a sibling and playmate of a poor family in the heart of a lower class urban area called Tracy. Vaca's sibblings are faced with a neiborhood newcomer named Martin, a boy who is assumed to be a glutton, due to his large belly size. In response to Martin's rather overweight apperance, Vaca becomes extremely angered. Considering the unwealthy status of the family, they are not accessed to the convenience of plentiful amounts of food. Based on this, they assume Martin's greed, and therefore attack him out of disgust.
Countess bunker Bell English 3B 11/7/16 Socratic seminar Part 1 Level 1- what was Pete trying to accomplish by making Louie run? Leve 2- when Louie has been at sea for approximately 3 weeks, what causes him to hide from the Japanize plains shooting at him? Level
In the departure portion of the Hero’s Journey, Marlin is called to adventure after his son, Nemo, attends school for the very first time. Nemo decides to disobey his father and swim out into the ocean because his new friends dared him to touch the “butt” of a boat. He touches the boat but is caught by a scuba diver as he is swimming back to his friends. Marlin never refuses the call to save Nemo. He immediately does what is possible to get his son back home.