All my girl friends tell me so.”(Wilde 11). This also hints a bit about what kind of a person she is regarding secrets. It is highly likely that her brother would not want all his actions made public knowledge, but she’s so ‘lovestruck’ that she just mindlessly says whatever comes to her. A demonstration of what a fickle person she is, is shown when she first meets Cecily. When they are first acquainted, Gwendolen tells her, “Something tells me that we are going to be great friends.
“She then plants [the twig] on her mother’s grave and waters it with her tears” (5). The tree is the actual “fairy godmother” that grants Aschenputtel’s wishes. Nevermind mice, Aschenputtel has an army of birds by her side. Not only did the birds help her with her chores, but they also sealed the fate of Aschenputtel’s two stepsisters in a more gruesome way. The stepsisters tried to make the tiny gold slipper fit with “one cut[ting] off her big toe, [and] the other a bit of her heel” (5) which left the shoe “filled with blood” (5).
Near the end of the story Winnie sees that the toad is being attacked by a dog and runs inside to get the bottle of water from the spring, she then pours it over the toad, giving it eternal life and saving him from the dog. “You’re safe. Forever” (), by Winnie saving the toad from the dog, she gives up the opportunity to use the water for herself. She saw the toad’s life as
From the inspirational writer and Jewish teenager, Anne Frank showed that hope is powerful than fear by the reference she writes in her diary. In The Diary of Anne Frank, page 23, line 35, Anne says, “Not me! I’m going to be remarkable! I’m going to Paris.” This shows hope because Anne seems to believe she will get out of the attic and be free. The quote also explains the positive attitude Anne has, she
One day, Dell leaves during a session with Quang-ha to adopt a cat. When he arrives back at his trailer, he loses the cat, Cheddar, and the group go on a small quest to find the missing Cheddar. They come back empty handed and decide to make fliers. Then, Dell drives them all home. When the car has arrived at Willow’s house, they find
In the book The Tiger Rising written by Kate DiCamillo, there is a boy named Rob who finds a tiger that is caged. Rob shows a new girl named Sistine the tiger. Once she sees the tiger all she wants to do is let it go. Also, Rob is in a hard situation because his mom had died not long ago and now he is living with his dad in Lister, Florida in a hotel called the Kentucky Star Hotel. Rob goes to school but isn’t in school for most of the story because he has a rash on his legs and the parents of the kids in his school were complaining that the rash could be contagious, so he was sent home for a few days to let his medication work.
To begin with, in the beginning of the book Jamie gets asked by a classmate to help decorate posters for the school dance. Jamie was using her glitter powers to make amazing posters at home, but all of a sudden her dog Stinker gets ahold of the glitter. He eats all the glitter and gets sick, so Jamie and her best friend Isabella brought Stinker to the vet. That 's when both girls see Angelina (Jamie’s future cousin and school enimie) with her rescue dog Sticky Buns. To end off, the girls go home after Stinker was clarified by the vet in good condition.
Hester Prynne now starts to live a non-social life and works from home by illustrating her broidery talent into works and clothing that she can sell. Her life suddenly turns to be lonely and almost completely miserable. Nevertheless, that all begins to change with the birth of her daughter. Hester’s gem is in the body of the tiny, little infant: “But she named the daughter ‘Pearl’, as being of great price—purchased with all she had—her mother’s only treasure!” (Hawthorne 41). The sad woman, Hester, commences to watch her delightful child grow each day; and each day she grows more beautiful, more intelligent than the last (Hawthorne 41).
Have you ever come face to face with a huge great white shark? I bet you haven’t! In the short story, The Truth about Sharks by Joan Bauer. Beth is falsely accused for stealing a pair of jeans when she was really just trying to find an outfit for her Uncle Al’s birthday party.She starts as a nervous girl trying to prove herself innocent. However, in the end, Beth stands up for her rights and demands an apology from the security guard and the owner of the store.
When Imogene was in the swamp, and she met Harry the frog, she didn’t even think about what could go wrong if she kissed him (22). The teenager also was careless with where she jumped. After she got turned into a frog, Harry ran away, and Imogene went out to find the witch to reverse the spell. She jumped on a little girl’s foot, which made the girl scream and cry. “Not becoming froggy slick on the road would have been indisputably a good thing if only she hadn’t landed on the bare foot of the greengrocer’s daughter...” (38).
She was so terrified that she went to the bathroom right on the person 's shoe, and the man said “well there 's another dog that pooped on my shoe”. Then the guy put her in the truck and put her in a cage exactly like the one she knew how to bust out of and she was so thrilled she jumped and turned in circles. Once she busted out she started helping the other animals escape, and they all worked together to escape the kennel and they all ran out of it and scattered different ways so they wouldn’t all get caught. Once she knew she was in the clear she just wanted to go home when all of a sudden she saw before and went to it and started remembering her surroundings and figured her way to get
When George takes a dead mouse from Lennie, Lennie remarks that a lady used to give him mice to pet; and George must remind him that the “lady” is Lennie’s own Aunt Clara. George and Lennie seem like an entirely contrasting pair at first glance, but further observation yields several noteworthy similarities. Most notably, they are both driven by the same ultimate aspiration in life—to live independently on their own land. Constantly, Lennie asks George whether he will still be allowed to tend to the rabbits on their future farm despite his missteps. After Lennie horrifyingly disfigures Curley’s hand, his first and only question to George is about the rabbits, not about the egregious act he has just committed.