These people would be wrong because towards the end of Act IV, John died for his wife, and that is being very loyal. For example, in The Crucible John is seen as loyal because he loves his wife, and is willing to do anything to get rid of Abigail, and break up the relationship between John and Abigail. Proctor says, “...” This makes John loyal because obviously he cares about his marriage, and he does not want some little girl ruining that. He feels that maybe if he shows Elizabeth that he does not care for Abigail anymore, does not want anything to do with her, and is completely done with her he could gain her trust back. John Proctor is also loyal because he died for the love of his wife.
Janie’s grandmother, Nanny, forces Janie to marry a man she is not in love with out of convenience. Nanny does not want Janie to suffer the necessities of life, but Janie cares little about materials and seeks love. Nanny’s ideology haunts Janie for much of her life, influencing decisions she takes later in marriage. Huston says, “The memory of Nanny was still powerful and strong,” which shows how Janie conforms to the ideology her grandmother instilled in her. And although Janie conforms, she continues to question inwardly about love.
She said, “Because-he-is-trash, that’s why you can’t play with him. I’ll not have you around him, picking up bad habits and learning Lord-knows-what” (Lee 301). This statement shows that she believed the Finch family would look bad if she allowed Scout to play with someone like Walter. This statement also causes the readers to collate her with Hilly when they realize that they both treasure the reputation of their family. In conclusion, Hilly and Aunt Alexandra both value their status in the towns they reside in and wish to maintain it.
In conclusion, Miss Strangeworth thought that the town people were corrupt and evil, but it was actually her. Miss Strangeworth makes unethical decisions that lead to hurt feelings among the people in her town. Miss Strangeworth’s intentions are to protect the town’s people from evil while her external actions create her own type of evil. Miss Strangeworth corrupts the relationships of the other people in town toward one another and towards her. In the words of Albert Einstein “The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about
This quote foreshadows when Athena cloaks him into a beggar, not only was it too hide his identity from the suitors but it was also used to test the loyalty of his wife and see if the suitors had gotten to her. Another piece of wisdom Odysseus gains is his self control. When Odysseus is turned into the beggar In the Approaching Inmost Cave he shows self control when he gets back to his homeland of Ithaca and doesn’t march to his home and announce he is home. Instead he shows
In addition, the novel states that only his father was home with Henry’s mother, which is a respected clue Catherine gathered, however, based upon Henry’s background evidence, Catherine gives up on her run of mystery and omits from her exploration. Henry then explains to Catherine that his father, “...loved her, I am persuaded [...] and I will not pretend to say that while she lived, she might not often have had much to bear, but though his temper injured her, his judgment never did. His value of her was sincere; [...and] he was truly afflicted by her death” (155). Henry’s use of persuasion terminates Catherine’s mystery involving General Tilney. The text states that General Tilney’s “value of her was sincere”,
555) This shows that Gawaine does not agree with his family and wants to protect Arthur by trying to dissuade Mordred from speaking. Gawaine stays loyal to Gareth and Gaheris after their deaths by trying to revenge them even if it was not the right way to go. Queen Guinevere believes that he is loyal also. “He (Gawaine) is loyal.” (Pg. 566) Gawaine’s loyalty is remarkable.
Almond, Rosemary realizes she can make her own decisions, just like the people do when V turns off the governments transmissions, and microphones. The parallels begin as both Rosemary, and the people remain unsure, and still look for someone to tell them what to do. Rosemary starts to talk to her dead husband for advice, but to also keep him involved since she is not ready to let him go. She says, “I thought about you Derek… and I really did love you”(V for Vendetta 104). Rosemary is still not ready to move on from her late husband even though it wasn’t a healthy relationship.
This builds suspense in the story, causing the reader to wonder what the resolution may end up to be. It also tells of the significance of her father in the story, as he is the only one who uses actual dialogue throughout the whole thing; plus the fact that she decided to stop doing something she loved because of the opinion of her father. She placed family over her own enjoyment, even though her father stated that she could go on her own if she wanted to. This, as well as the father being the only source of dialogue, lets the reader know just how important he is to Woolf as a young