Figurative Language In Judy Brady's Essay I Want A Wife

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In the essay “I Want a Wife”, Judy Brady states different roles of a “wife” according to the society at that time. She listed different jobs and responsibilities that gave the audience a perspective from the husband’s point of view, she used figurative language to help her arguments and
Different jobs and responsibilities gave the audience a perspective of what a husband’s needs and desires are. She describes a husband’s physical needs, wives complaints, husband’s social life and sexual needs. A husband’s physical needs includes cleaning the house, washing clothes, grocery shopping and preparing meals. A husband also doesn’t want to be bothered “with rambling complaints about a wife’s duties”. She also describes a husband’s social life by

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