As shown in the story the key by Nnedi okorafor. She tell a story of a young girl named fwadaus who lost the house key of her uncle’s house .After losing the key fwadaus decided to burn her hand so as to attract sympathy from his uncle who mistreated her . The story says “this fateful day, she lost something not so little- she’d lost the key to the house and she was terrified of her uncle‘s wrath.” and the story continuously say. “Only two weeks ago, he had beaten fwadaus for spilling a pitcher of milk. She’d fallen and hit her head, knocking herself unconsciously for thirty seconds.
Her family advised Katherine to refrain from visiting her after her first visit, blaming her nickname of a witch on her being a Quaker. When Hannah took Kit to her home after she had been in the meadow, Kit expresses fear because of the rumors she had been told of. Speare states, “Kit stiffened with a cold prickle against her spine. Those thin stooped shoulders, that tattered gray shawl-this was the queer woman from Blackbird Pond-Hannah Tupper, the witch!” (59). Katherine became fearful of Hannah, despite her kind and hospitable personality.
Thesis -In The Secret Life of Bees novel Lily killed her mother and because of this she does not have a mother figure to teach her much, Lily is in search to find the truth about her mother and if she loved her. Introduction Lily killing her mother. Lily feeling guilty about killing her mother and wanting forgiveness. T. ray saying that her mother abandoned her . II.
During the Salem Witch Trials in 1692, they used to tie accused witches to chairs and throw them in a lake, if they sank they were innocent. The Salem Witchcraft Trials were crazy, irrational and disturbing times. Young girls accused their neighbors and strangers of practicing witchcraft. The town decided to hold trials to see whether or not the accused really were witches. While they awaited their trials, they were held in a filthy jail.
Collins. Elizabeth took an opportunity of thanking her. 'It keeps him in good humour,' said she, 'and I am more obliged to you than I can express.' Charlotte assured her friend of her satisfaction in being useful, and that it amply repaid her for the little sacrifice of her time. This was very amiable, but Charlotte's kindness extended farther than Elizabeth had any conception of; its object was nothing else than to secure her from any return of Mr. Collins's addresses, by engaging them towards herself.
The Ox-tail soup is used as a mean of communication of Tita’s memories. After a while her sister’s family moved out, and their child died soon later. When Tita heard the news; she is going crazy, she yells and talk back to her Mama Elena. Mama Elena is so mad of Tita’s disrespect then she whips Tita in the face with a wooden spoon; then broke Tita’s nose. Soon after Tita gets kick out by her Mama, but Dr.John allows Tita live at his house, but Tita condition is bad, Tita loses her memory because of the suffer “after tasting a spoonful of soup that Chencha had made and brought to Dr.John Brown’s house Tita had returned to her senses” (Esquivel 123).
Who Is To Blame? Arthur Miller’s The Crucible takes place in Salem, Massachusetts during the Salem witch trials. Arthur Miller shows how Abigail was the main cause of the all the killing of innocent people of Salem. Her flaws was that she was quick to temper, she was jealous of Elizabeth, and that’s she lust for John Proctor. Abigail is quick to temper when people gets in her way so she accuses them of witchcraft to get them killed.
One example of her attacks is on line 411-414 it says “she Took a single victim and fled from the hall, running to the moors, discovered, but her supper assured, sheltered in her dripping claws. She’d taken Hrothgar's closest friend. The attacks on the mead hall was for the revenge of Grendel's death. But in the poem beowulf has an intense fight with her and almost loses but still manages to kill her. On line 520-525 it says ”lifted it high over his head and struck with all the strength he had left,caught her in the neck and cut it through, broke bones and all.
The story, “Between the Pool and the Gardenia, ” explores the fear society has for certain women. The story starts off with the narrator, Marie, finding a beautiful dead baby on the curb. The baby smelled like the mix scent of gardenia and fish. Marie named the baby, Rose, and explained to Rose her entire life: ancestors, her cheating husband, running away from her husband, and the Dominican pool cleaner she slept with once. Marie was a maid, so she brought Rose in the household she works for.
The movie is full of color and fun personalities. In the book, the mermaid can not wait until the day she can reach the surface, but when she finally does she is saddened by the prince whom she saved from drowning. She eventually is forced to kill the prince or die herself; she will not kill the prince. The mermaid must work for 300 years to do all the good in her power before she can go to heaven. In the movie, the little mermaid goes to the surface of the ocean against her father’s will.