Killing his wife, and even Continuing into the night he had been so mad that he chased Pluto and had stabbed a pen into his eye. After that he had went into the room and went to bed. The narrator had felt so much guilt, but his heart had still felt no remorse. But for one cold blood morning he had hung Pluto. He still loved the cat so once he hung the cat he had cried.
He gets angry at the cat and hurts it after drinking alcohol. In the text it states that “I took from my waistcoat-pocket a pen-knife, opened it, grasped the poor beast by the throat, and deliberately cut one of its eyes from the socket!” this shows that the narrator was changing into a killer. He said that he hung his first cat Pluto for ignoring him after he cut out his eye. He wanted the cat to pay attention to him, but now the cat is scared of him. In the text it states that “ One morning,
Personal subjective antagonist of the Narrator is the eyeless Black Cat. The animal reminds the Narrator of the tortures he caused to his other cat, Pluto. Narrator believes that the Black Cat deprived him of peace and made him murder his spouse with an axe: “The cat foil owed me down the steep stairs, and, nearly throwing me headlong, exasperated me to madness” (Poe 22). The Black Cat simply wouldn 't leave the protagonist alone, making him irritated. The Black Cat was also the one to expose the Narrator.
As a boy he would often throw cats and dogs out the window of the Kremlin and watch with delight as they fell to their deaths. At the age of thirteen he ordered his mentor, Boyarin Shuisky, to be beaten to death. His first wife, Anastasia Romanovna, was able to tame his cruelty slightly during the early years of his reign. However, after Ivan mysteriously grew sick in 1533, she was unable to curve his paranoia. The defining moment of Ivan's switch to extreme cruelty was when his beloved wife died of unknown causes in 1560.
In this story, there are two cats, Madame Phloi and Thapthim, and a fat man who hates the cats and always threatens the cats. There is no idea of revenge in the story until the fat man lures Thapthim to the edge of the window and makes him fall. While it is not said in the story, it can be inferred that this is when revenge starts. The fat man then tries to lure Madame Phloi to the edge of the window, but Madame Phloi moves away when he lunges at her and he falls to his death. In this story, revenge can be said to be used in an innocent way.
Thebeetsile Magashula English Essay “The central theme of the Dark Knight trilogy is fear” The Story begins by Bruce falling into a well, then getting swarmed by bats. This is the moment fear is instilled in him therefore leading to the death of his parents after a mugging at a play the family had gone to watch, due to the play reminded him of bats. Bruce finding no meaning in his life and blaming himself for his parents murder came across a man called Henri Ducard(generally known as Ra’s al Ghul)from the league of shadows. Ra’s al Ghul is there to help Bruce get over the fear that is eating at him. “To turn fear against those who prey on the fearful”-Bruce Wayne.
In this scene, Macduff comes to Macbeth’s castle, looking to awake the King. He begins to say how the night was a ruthless one. It was so bad that chimneys were blown down and that Macduff can’t remember a night as terrible as that. Macbeth continues to deceive Macduff by acting that he has no idea that King Duncan is murdered in his room. When they open the door to his room, Macduff is horrified by the murder of his King.
There are times in life where people do commit a small mistake, or a huge crime, but what really matters is if one will listen to their conscience. In “The Tell-Tale Heart” by Edgar Allan Poe, the main character lives with an old man who has an eye that “resembled that of a vulture--a pale blue eye, with a film over it.” The story revolves around the main character’s obsession over the eye, and how he got rid of it-- by murdering the old man. Towards the end of the story, the young man confesses to the police about his insane stunt after they searched his house. In “The Tell-Tale Heart,” Edgar Allan Poe focused on having the reader know more than the secondary character, using description, and using a first-person narrator, to build suspense. Edgar Allan Poe made sure the reader knew more than the secondary character in his short story to build suspense.
In The Tell-Tale Heart the narrator does a very similar thing to what happens in The Black Cat, kills someone with no feelings of remorse for a very arbitrary reason. “The old man 's hour had come … In an instant I dragged him to the floor, and pulled the heavy bed over him. I then smiled gaily, to find the deed so far done. But, for many minutes, the heart beat on with a muffled sound … it would not be heard through the wall. At length it ceased.
In Cat People Alice is the classic weak woman in need of a man to save her. She turns to both Oliver and Dr. Judd to rescue her from the jealous attacks of Irena’s cat side. Dr. Judd attempts to prove Irena wrong by kissing her and showing her that she will not turn into a cat because there is no curse place on her. However, comparably to Rosemary Irena felt a sense of alienation from the rest of society because no one believed her and the kiss proves that her fear was legitimate as she attacks Judd in his office and kills him. Although Judd was confident that the curse was fictitious, his actions caused her to do the one thing she tried to avoid.