In 2004 in Indonesia a 9.0 earthquake hit and created a tsunami that killed about 250,00 people and the author Richard Lewis recreaded the story in the killing sea because he is interested in the mysterious ocean. First on page 48 the narrator said “for as far as Ruslan could see, meulaboh had become a lake, clogged with floating debris”. this is true because meulaboh was one of the first places that the tsunami hit so all the ocean water was there and went through many cities and destroyed pretty much everything there.throughout the book Ruslan finds dead bodies and so did many of the rebels, it said that on page 49 the narrator said”across the way, ruslan can see dozens of bodies crumpled on second floor stairs of the shopping mall.” because of the tsunami, about 250,000 people had died so there would be many dead bodies everywhere and inside of every building, but especially in the shopping mall because people like to go to the mall so there would be a lot of people there. Then on page 18 the narrator said”from up top came peter exited cry.”hey, the reefs are drying up! there 's fish flopping fish around!”” in meulaboh,before the tsunami hit the reef dried up and groups of people were just standing there looking at the reef and there actually was fish flopping around, but then the tsunami hit and killed all of the tourists that were just standing there.richard Lewis accurately represented the tragedy of the tsunami in Indonesia and added a few characters that made
This tells us the reasoning that people believed proved that the Jews were guilty. As it says for this reason they were burned in these places as well as any other place that the word they should be burnt spread to. “However in Basel the citizens marched to the city-hall and compelled the council to take an oath that they would burn the Jews, and that they would allow no Jew to enter the city for the next two hundred years. Thereupon the Jews were arrested in all these places.” In some places the Jews had admitted to poisoning the water so they were burned. In some places however the Government believed the Jews should be left alone.
Sacred Miracle cave is polluted and it resembles resemble like Moby Dick, The Great White Whale. Here the destruction of humankind is portrayed. The underground stream which passed through the bowels of Sacred Miracle Cave was polluted by some sort of industrial waste which formed bubbles as though as ping-pong balls…the bubbles would soon engulf Moby Dick and invade the Cathedral of Whispers, which was the main attraction at the cave. Thousands of people had been married in the Cathedral of Whispers-including Dwayne and Lyle and Kyle. (119) Trout moves to West Virginia indicating the destruction of the planet.
When the two talk Gilgamesh expresses his sorrow and his desire for life to Utnapishtim, in return tells Gilgamesh the story of the flood. In the story of the flood Utnapishman explains how the fury of Ishtar had cause much destruction that many people had died but the
It was the same Cyclops that Odysseus and his men stabbed in the cave. After the Trojan War, Odysseus blamed all of the gods for not helping them through the war that lasted ten years. After Odysseus blamed the gods, Poseidon, started creating bad seas forcing him not to
Within line 53to line 64 in Gilgamesh explains he is ideal throughout the culture in height and appearance along with the power of inhuman strength based on the recklessness. After the death of Enkidu, Gilgamesh wishes to possess is immortality from a plant, unfortunately he wasn’t able to obtain it because a snake ate it. The muses in Achilles foreshadowed his death, yet states his immortal in every aspect of his body except the hell which how he met his fate. Achilles also had the ability persuaded the gods to defeat of the Trojans by sending down natural disasters and diseases (INSERT EXAMPLE). In the story, the power of immortality was given to him when his mother dipped Achilles into a river as a child from his mother.
In the begging, three witches told Macbeth that he will become king eventually. By the reason of the witches’ foreshadow, Macbeth murdered King Duncan in order for him to become a king himself. After the action of murder of Duncan, he said “will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean from my hand?”(2.2.60). Through the line, Macbeth expressed how traumatized he was with the guilt. Since Duncan was he’s guest, cousin and the king, it was hard for him to digest the fact that he killed all
Oedipus the King and The Odyssey share many similarities. For instance both start out with conflict, In Oedipus the king the conflict emerges as the plague is destroying Thebes, while in The Odyssey the conflict emerges after Odysseus has finished fighting in the war and tries to return home. “I do pity you children. Don’t’ think I’m unaware. I know what need brings you: this sickness ravages all of you.
Each section describes a new stage in the process. The first section shows the crime done by an ancient mariner and from section two his sufferings began and it continue through the last section. The ancient mariner killed a hundred Albatross, which was first hailed as a ‘Christian soul in God’s name’. He killed it without any specific reason. The killing of the Albatross is significant of a cruel act against the deep sanctity of the laws of nature and also humanity.