Which is why I was not surprised to feel the same emotion of frustration as I read each of them. In both of the stories, the wolf beats Red to her grandma’s house, and then eats her grandma before getting into the bed. So when Red arrives, the wolf is pretending to be her grandma. Despite all of the observations that Red picks up on, she still does not realize that it is not her grandma, but the wolf. The Grimm brothers’ write that as “she went to the bed and pulled back the curtains.
In the French version of the tale, the little girl was eaten but not rescued while in German version talks of her rescue, which accentuates the cultural differences in the two stories (Grimm et al. 31). Both versions of the fairy tale have different endings which translate into different themes. In the Little Cap Riding Hood, the little girl goes through the woods to her sick grandmother 's house to tend to her (Perrault 210). On her way, she meets a big bad wolf who tricks her to spend some time picking flowers while the wolf ran to the little girl 's grandmother 's house where the wolf ate her.
In Roald Dahl’s short story, “Lamb to the Slaughter,”, the character of Mary Maloney is a pregnant housewife, is expecting her husband Patrick to return home from his local job as a policeman. Unfortunately, upon his arrival she is greeted with bad news and she does not doesn’t take it well. Her husband says he is leaving her and without questioning why, she takes a frozen lamb and swings it to the back of his head. When the story opens up, Mary seems like a loving and devoted wife and then she becomes insane and at the very end clever. So Tthe author indicates that Mary is a woman of different personality traits and we are left to unravel her true identity.
Fairytale Comparative Analysis: Little Red Riding Hood The classic story of Little Red Riding Hood that everyone knows is not the only storyline. In “Little Red Riding Hood” by Charles Perrault, he tells the classic fairytale of the little girl going to her grandma’s house and gets stopped by a wolf. In “The Company of Wolves” by Angela Carter is a twisted, dark fairytale about a pack of wolves who capture a little girl in the woods. According to Kimberley J. Lau, Carter actually translated Perrault’s fairytales, which today are the base line for most Disney movies. After translating and getting into the mind of Perrault, Carter decided to rewrite his stories the way she viewed his morals (Lau).
However, in the movie there are many more differences in characters and relationships, plot sequencing, and details compared to the book version. For example, how the book begins with Meg up in the attic scared to death, because of all the raining and thundering and the possible tornado. So she has to downstairs and that’s when Charles Wallace is already down there knowings she would come and prepares her a sandwich. However, in the movie it begins with Meg outside wishing for her father to come back and when she walks inside her Mother and Charles Wallace are there preparing sandwiches. Another difference is how Meg meets Calvin.
Once these characters are in the woods working on accomplishing their goals, they each face challenges that set them back. For example, Red is stopped by the wolf and later eaten, Jack is attacked by the giant, Cinderella is internally struggling with how to tell the prince who she truly is, and the Baker and his wife lose the cow. These challenges they face throughout their journey through the “woods”, all symbolize the obstacles we face everyday when we are working towards our ambitions. To go along with the setbacks, we also watch Red, Cinderella, and the Baker and his wife get lost in the “woods”. This issue of getting lost correlates with the idea that we get distracted or lost along the way while trying to achieve what we wish for.
She didn’t talk to strangers, but she entered a stranger’s house, ate their food, broke one of their chairs, and slept in their beds. They both made the same decision towards the end of the story to run away. In Red Riding Hood’s story, she ran away from a threat. Goldilocks ran out of the bears house, but not because of a threat. She ran away because she feared getting caught by the bears.
In one story when Snow White first gets to their cottage she find 's its extremely mess, but the other story says they are neat having custom things for each dwarf. In each story they came home from mining and found Snow White and immediately decided to help her. They protected her and when they thought she died, they didn 't bury her, but put her in a glass casket in and opening in the forest. The dwarves only had small differences and lots of similarities. How Snow White was put into her deep sleep is not the same, but has one key similarity.
The beginning situation was commenced by Giant who went down to the land with a great quaking that caused the villages destroyed. Little Red Riding Hood thought it was caused by a big wind that made her mother missing and destroyed her house. Little Red Riding Hood came to Baker’s home and expressed her desire to move to her grandmother's house in the woods. The qualifying test for Little Red Riding Hood was the departure time into the woods to move to her grandmother's house accompanied by Baker and Wife The main test occurred when Little Red Riding Hood arrived in the woods and saw the condition of the messy woods until there was no footpath. Little Red Riding Hood could not find the way to her grandmother's house.
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.