Alexander tortured many of his victims and then he killed them. Another reason why he was a villain because he killed members of his family so that he would become the ultimate successor to the throne. This should never be how a king becomes the ruler of his kingdom, ever. Even though I believe that Alexander the Great is a villain, others may think he was a hero. They may think that because he had conquered so many other nations.
After Macbeth killed a traitor of King Duncan, Macbeth was given the title of Thane of Glamis. This shows how much the King of Scotland trusted Macbeth. Macbeth became power hungry and killed Duncan in his plot to become king. As succession runs, with Duncan sons being away, Macbeth took the crown. In order to keep his secret of murder, he had to pick off the people who may be suspicious.
In both movies Tony kills his best friend for being with his sister. The 1983 remake Tony Montana finds out after he kills Manny that his sister had gotten married to his best friend just a day before and that they were going to surprise Tony. Tony realizes what he has done and he is extremely upset. His anger got the best of him and he killed his best friend and right hand man. If he hadn’t let his anger take over he would have had his best friend become his brother in law and his sister would be married to a good man instead of all the other guys that he tries to keep away from her so adamantly.
Despite the fact that they had little to no money they still managed to walk all the way to New Haven. Along that journey the theme of family is also seen. It is seen when they are walking along Route 1 and Sammy does not want to walk. When Maybeth wouldn't let them leave Sammy which showed a great sense of family. Another illustration of overcoming adversity is when they think that their grandmother doesn't want them to stay,after their first night of being there, and they overcome that adversity by working hard and doing work in order for their grandmother to let them stay.
Noah and Jude hardly talked and their Father was always going out for walks, "clearing his head." The Mother's death was sudden and unexpected, as she was killed in a car accident, which was another big factor that caused the twins to lose touch, as neither of them were expecting it in any way. I know that if I experienced something so sudden and life changing like that, it would affect me dramatically, maybe even causing me to shut people out, like Jude and Noah did to most people. The guilt that ensued after the Mum's death also majorly affected the twins. Each thought that they had caused their Mums death in different ways, whether it was something they said or something they did the last time they saw her.
In fact, we saw in this story that the main who is a young soldier kills his father due to the pressure of his duty. Then, the author wants to demonstrate that duty is more significant than family during war time. 8. How did you react when the identity of the horseman was revealed? When the identity of the horseman was revealed, my first reaction was surprised because I realize that Druse kills his own father and I understood why every kinds of war are destructive for family relationships.
Decades later, both Jaffrey and Clifford were well into old age. Clifford had hated his cousin ever since he was framed for the death of his uncle, and, due to old age and seclusion, had become slightly insane. Jaffrey went to the house of seven gables, where Clifford was living, with the intent of asking him where to find the famed deed mentioned in the previous pages. While Clifford’s sister and caretaker, Hepzibah, went to fetch her brother, Clifford killed Jaffrey. It was Jaffrey’s greed that began the rivalry between the two cousins, and the same greed that eventually led his cousin to kill
Hazel says that going to school will be useless because, in the future, she is most likely not going to be able to use that knowledge. Hazel Grace further finds out about the adventures and surprises in life and the people who are in a worse situation than hers. The reason why Hazel starts to have faith in life or how she got to meet Augustus Waters is because of her mother. Her mother helps her plenty through life and the hard times for the past few years. Her mother does support Hazel emotionally, medically and financially.
Sacrifices make a big impact, because they remind us of our life. In a world of reality like the Hunger Games entertainment, can be a very powerful thing. Before the Hunger Games, Katniss was a hunter in District 12 in the country of Panem. She did not like cats, though she loved her sister very much. Her main objective was always the survival of her family.
Macbeth hired three murderers to kill Banquo and his son, Fleance. However, the plan that Banquo had created did not go as expected. The murderers successfully murdered Banquo, but Fleance managed to escape. After the murder of Banquo, Macbeth agreed to visit the witches one last time. During the course of the visit with the witches, they provided him with three apparitions.
In 2011, my uncle was at the wrong place, at the wrong time. He was killed in a shooting between two rival cartels in the city. Two family businesses had to close because their safety was at risk. Business owners had to pay extortion money to the cartel-linked gangs to continue operating. However, the extortion money was too much, and the business would eventually end bankrupt.
Herman’s family got raided and killed and kidnapped his brother and him. Another raid was the Cathertons when they killed everyone in the house except the baby so Laura and her family questioned if it was Indians that did it. Laura’s family also got their house raided. These are examples of the things Native Americans did to get revenge on the Europeans and make their lives harder than it needed to be. With all of this being said about the Indians and their history and what they have been through this all connects back to Hill Country.
Estevan was involved in a teachers union which the Guatemalan government was against, which led the government to go as far as to kill family members and to take Estevan and Esperanza 's child. Estevan opens up to Taylor about the life threatening decisions he and Esperanza had to make to create change in Guatemala.“This is what I am saying: In Guatemala, you are careful. If you want to change something you can find yourself dead” (Kingsolver, ch. 9). Their story proves that immigrants leave their country to be released of the dangers that they had in their past life.