How they grow, and how the act to changes. Plant are almost always associated with how family relationships should be like. At this point in novel taylor doesn't think of Mattie as just a friend but in this passage it suggests that Mattie is starting to stand as some sort of substitute mother in Taylor's life as she is far from home a misses her mother.
But at this point Sal’s mother was pregnant so when her mother gave birth the baby was dead when it got strangled with its umbelacelcord. Sal blamed herself because she thinks if she never climbed that tree none of it would have happened. Sal thought, “ He said to me, “ It wasn’t your fault, Sal—it wasn’t because she carried you. You mustn’t think that,” I didn’t believe him,” (page 138). If Sal didn’t believe her father 's words then she thinks she caused her mothers miscarriage and she is probably upset about this.
She left a note saying “I left you because I needed too.” Yankel lost the love of his wife, but Brod filled that void. She became everything Yankel ever needed. He protected her and wanted her to have the happiest life possible. He decided to keep the secret that Brod was not his real daughter from her. He knew that knowing that she could lose her sense of identity.
It is great that she found a way to keep these siblings together, but in circumstances where a culture is so different from outside cultures, it seems best to look inside their own culture first. Following this point, when their native American community did intend to bring them home after the death of two of their boys, the DSS caseworker kept the letter they tried to send via her to the Billings for decades; and then she sent back a forged letter from “Diann” denying that request. This makes me wonder whether there was something else the caseworker was covering up about this case, or did she just not want to do additional
When Emily’s father died, she refused the town from taking his body and burying it. She wanted to keep her father’s body with her and the town was “about to use law and force, but she broke down, and they buried her father quickly” (453). She also hid Homer’s body after she killed him. Emily wanted to keep him with her forever and did not let him say no to marrying her. She bought clothes and a bathroom set to
The Two sisters are raised the exact same way, but have two different effects on the way they want to express their now different cultures. Maggie wanted to express her culture in the way that her mother taught it, but Dee wanted to express her culture differently because she wasn’t appreciative of the one she was raised in. Dee was not happy with the farm life; she chose the city life over it. Her family ashamed her as she explains that she changed her name, “I couldn’t bear it any longer, being named after the people who oppress me.” (Walker 63). Dee didn’t let her culture decide her life or affect it.
Her relationship with her husband was not stable but for the sake of the children, they did decide to stay in the relationship. I asked her why she decided to stay. She stated that how she was raised. She did not get married to get a divorce and she was willing to work it out. However, there were times they separated but eventually they would reunited.
“‘Some places have already quit lotteries,’ Mrs. Adams said. ‘Nothing but trouble in that,’ Old Man Warner said stoutly. ‘Pack of young fools’” (95). Young people have stopped doing lotteries because it was never a tradition. In the village where the story takes place, the lottery has been a tradition for over seven decades.
When Bono finds out about his affair with Alberta, he tries to convince Troy to stop before it is too late. Bono views the fences as a symbol of Rose’s mother like and wife like qualities. Bono states, “Some people build fences to keep people out and other people build fences to keep people in. Rose wants to hold on to you all. She loves you" (Wilson 79) .
One can tell that this poem is written to express wishes of one when they are gone. Christina says, “Only remember me, you understand.” She is in fear that he/she will forget her and the memories so she writes this poem to ensure that this does not happen. The tone is desperation. Rossetti is desperate to be living through the suitor and the legacy of their relationship. “Remember” can be seen as a plea or a cry to not be thrown away when she no longer exists.