He is so scared that he can’t use the bathroom in front of those guys. He hates it there, “I can hardly, think about the movie,I hate this pace so much. But if i didn't think of the movie i would go crazy.” it is getting so bad for him. The jail, the inmates, the food, and the stress is breaking him.
“You are so mean, and I hate you,” Billy shouted, wiping his nose on his sleeve. Without apologizing to the clerk, Linda remained in line as the boy cried. “You’re horrible, and I hate you,” he screamed again as she tried unsuccessfully to quiet him. “I hate living with you.” Listening as his longtime customer yelled and degraded the boy.
For Jurgis and his family, it was more like the American nightmare. They are all immigrants who come to America, they are scammed by some scammers and all of their money is gone and this is just the start of the nightmare. The place where this family lives is in Packingtown, and it’s one of the worst cities to live in due to their bad conditions. The environment was horrible and it was just an
Also, Tom is terrified of Injun Joe. Even the adults don’t want to deal with him, they should have put him in jail for digging up the grave, but they didn’t. In the passage above, Mark Twain states that Tom is petrified of Injun Joe and that this man is staring at him
Subsequently, Gene attacks Quackenbush, “I hit him hard across the face… grasped the side of his sweatshirt, wretched, and it came away in my hand” (Knowles 79) . This shows Gene’s aggression and interpersonal conflict between himself and Quackenbush. His rage is all of his guilt built up from his shame of maiming Finny. On an internal level, at the end of Chapter 5, Gene is visiting Finny in the infirmary. Finny is in the infirmary because Gene jounced the limb on a tree which caused him to lose his balance, plummet into the river bank, and shatter his leg.
People were scared at the rapid growth of this technology, that is why they wrote stories like “There Will Come Soft Rains”. During the 1950s, a lot of new Ray Bradbury was against material things and never liked how technology was becoming so popular. He believed that all these things were going to ruin us. In Kent Forrester’s critique on “There Will Come Soft Rains” he gives an example of Bradbury’s belief in the failure to technology: “the scurrying metal mice in ‘There Will Come Soft Rains’ who are used as miniature vacuum cleaner, and who continue to work feverishly as their house burns down…” (Kent Forrester).
Throughout the book, Jurgis had to constantly switch jobs because of accidents that laid him off work. No jobs was available to Jurgis except the fertilizer mill. The job at the fertilizer is the worse of it can be, Jurgis describes “...the phosphates soaked in through every pore of jurgis’s skin and in five minutes he had a headache, and in fifteen was almost dazed. the blood was pounding in his brain like an engine’s throbbing ……”(108). The fertilizer mill Jurgis is working at is extremely unsafe.
Normal days for Evan included taking anxiety medicine, watching Netflix, and being interrogated by his mother. Evan had graduated high school early by earning as many high school credits as he could, in middle school. However, this caused even more anxiety to be pushed onto him. Since he was only fourteen, he took college courses online to begin the practice of law early.
For example: Arthur Dent is very sad because of the destruction of not just his home, but also the entire planet, on which he lived on. Trillian also becomes sad and that turns into anger quickly when she finds out that her home planet has been destroyed, “She had expected to not see the planet again, but she was disturbed by her negative reaction to the planet’s destruction” (Adams, D, P. 115, 1979). Marvin, the robot is constantly depressed throughout the entirety of the two texts: “Pardon me for breathing, which I never do anyway, so I don’t know why I bother to say it, oh god, I’m so depressed” (Adams, D, P.100, 1979).
When Curley had attacked Lennie, he didn’t know his own strength and broke Curley’s hand. “His closed fist was lost in Lennie’s big hand.” (Steinback 63). After that Lennie had killed a puppy because he
The boys turned into monsters because they were so afraid of the news Dave had because he was the one who told the family that their loved one was killed in combat. The boys still were so afraid of what Dave wanted to tell them that they continued to beat him up until, "He closed his mouth and tried to crawl away" (5). Another way to use suspense is to to show how someone is so angry and afraid that they turn into some they are not and get very violent. At this part of the story Dave was trying to come tell him that his father had passed away in combat, but he was too afraid to hear him say the words that he didn 't let him and just beat Dave up. While reading the suspense of how badly the boys wanted to beat Dave up was a release of anger and fear, which is terrifying in the position of
Exercise 36 1 I have a bad habit of run-on sentences and punctuation. 2 After looking at the muzzle of the gun, I saw the only alternatives were to run or to plead for mercy. 3 He left school because he couldn 't keep up with the assignments, the teachers hated him, and he felt bored.
Ray Douglas Bradbury was the third son born to Spaulding and Esther Bradbury on August 22, 1920 in Waukegan, Illinois. As a child he was a fan of magicians, and was an insatiable reader of action and fantasy―especially those written by L. Frank Baum, Jules Verne, and Edgar Rice. He never lived up to his family 's reputation of high sea adventure. Instead, his adventures took place behind a typewriter, and around the age of twelve, he decided he would become an author. He later made the comment that he made that decision hoping to emulate his heroes and to "live forever" through his fictional works.
He was afraid that Dick was arrested and told the police all about Perry and the Clutter murder. Then, the Kansas police would be heading straight for Perry. The restlessness after the murder drove him crazy, he was afraid to get caught and go to “the corner”. But Dick finally showed up. He figured they would hit a few more places with bad checks that night, then headed to Florida for