Laurie’s obsessive behaviors are seen throughout the play but this thought of war really heightens it. One of the main points in the the Psychology Today article is to “determine what you can control”. Laurie needs to have a reality check so she can realize that, even though to her it is terrifying, she has no control over the government. The article continues by saying, “When you find yourself worrying, take a minute to examine the things you have control over.
Rumors say that most crimes are done by him, mostly nocturnal events like mutilated chickens and pets. Jem had never seen Boo. Dill, a friend of Jem, dared him to touch the Radleys House so Boo Radley would come out. ‘Jem threw the gate open and sped to the side of the house, slapped it with his palm and ran back past us, not waiting to see if his foray was successful.’ At first he was scared, but since his pride of never backing out on a dare was too big, he did it anyway.
Abigail’s lies have caused many issues, but the lie that not only was she not dancing and conjuring spirits with Tituba and the other girls, but that she was nowhere near the forest where the girls were. Even though she says later to the other girl’s that no one can find out. Although it’s not sure if anyone found out, the reader knows this, and can’t help but think about her involvement in it. Because of this, Abigail should be thought of as a manipulative schemer, and
Beatrice is the main character, in the book Insurgent Series by Veronica Roth, Beatrice was trying to figure out how she was going to confess what she has done. Beatrice is Divergent, she has different traits and emotions compared to other people in the society. She was in Candor, a courtroom where she can let her anger out and no one can judge her for what she has done, especially from the ones she loves. When the attention was pointed to her, she was scared to tell the full story about what was bothering her. Beatrice thought to herself, “Safe places, where confessing that I shot one of my best friends would be easy, where I would not be afraid of the way that Tobias will look at me when he finds out what I did.”
The notion that she owns the town, trying to perfect it, and being deceptive while doing it are all traits that will get Miss Strangeworth in trouble. These traits are all things that lead to the downfall of Miss Strangeworth's roses. Trying to perfect other people is generally not taken well by others, they feel judged, as they are. This story shows why a book should never be judged by the cover, because there are often secrets hiding in the
Moreover, since she cannot really tell about the spell to them, it would be hard for her to explain the exact situation. Hence, she chooses to go out from her house to find a life that suits her new-look more; as well as to discover the method to remove the spell. What is more important, her new-look gives her a chance to escape from her predestined life. Before the magical event happens, she is described as someone who feels doomed over her destiny.
The body is a precious thing for everyone to have. The concept of having your own body and taking care of it is very important and vital, unfortunately this is the exactly opposite of what happened in both The Handmaid’s Tale and Woman at Point Zero. In both novels, their bodies are not their own and they are not the ones who were in control of their bodies but the other people. In The Handmaid’s Tale, Offred did not want to look on her body anymore because it is strange to her, as what she said: “My nakedness is strange to me already.
She was tired, and when people get tired it gets dangerous. All the things that you see people do in these TV shows when they are depressed are put in your head without knowing. When she was alone at home a darkness would come over her, something she just couldn’t explain. She was fighting these demons inside of her and she was scared, so scared. Nobody could see how much she was hurting because she would put on her fake face to get through the day.
Nora is a married woman and has children to take care of. She really has little freedom because of the way Torvald treats her. She is not even I feel as if deep down she knows she is not free and wants something more in her life then to be a entertaining puppet for Torvald. She realizes at the end of the story that Torvald is not good to her because of the way he acted when she told him about forging the signature. When Torvald called her a criminal and other harsh words she realized that she had no true love from Torvald and wanted to be free from him.
Although as the theme of the play demonstrates, appearance is not always what is seems and this, can be clearly seen through lady Macbeth’s character change from before being crowned queen and after being crowned queen. From the very beginning Lady Macbeth is portrayed evil, which is an overview that the audience see, but the bigger picture is often not looked at. When Lady Macbeth performs her soliloquy to call on the spirits to, “Come, spirits that tend on mortal thoughts /unsex me here,” (Act 1, scene 5, line 38-39). Another interpretation of this soliloquy is that she actually needs the help of spirits to make her stronger. If she already were cruel and evil, she would not need to take the help of spirits to “ unsex her” which signifies her willing to loose her female personality and gaining strength and courage in return.
"The Odyssey" is a poem, written by Homer, which narrates the main character, Odysseus, who goes off into the Trojan war and tries to go back home to Ithaca after the war. However, he is frequently being disturbed from angry creatures or gods, some ion which are women. On the journey home , Odysseus encounters many women who changes the course home or himself. Some women he encounters are Athena and Circe. These women are powerful and in some way helpful.
Fourth Narrative I am standing in the streets of Rome and everyone is outside ready for the triumph to begin. I am having to stand in a pretty horrible spot to view the general ride in, but what else should I expect being just a pleb. People were ecstatic, relieved, and so happy.