It is more about comforting her than anything else. Holden is a teenager who suffers from serious mental illnesses, but nonetheless, he is a caring individual. He was enduring a dilemma and chose not to elaborate on it, and as a result, his psychological state became fragile and he became unapproachable, but if he chose to discuss the problem with a loved one, a potential solution could have been found, along with psychological health. That is where he made his mistake, and became mentally unstable. As much as he tries to downplay the fact that he does not care about Jane by using diction like ‘hell’ and ‘bastard’, but he truly cares.
182) From all the arguments and reckless decisions with Travis, Naomi becomes someone she does not want to be. Having been cheated on, Naomi conceives the idea that her relationship with Travis would be better had she been prettier and perfect like Travis ' co-worker. Naomi reflects on the emotional anguish from her relationship, and how her life would have been without him. In conclusion, Naomi’s romantic relationship with Travis takes a toll on the development of her identity as it puts a strain on her emotional stability. Although the effects of her love for Travis is inimical to her health, this encounter develops her character by shaping her to become an independent
In The Fundamentals of Caring, Ben is in the process of divorce. He isn’t in love with his wife anymore but refuses to sign the papers. His refusal is due to the thought of his family being broken which hurts him. He choses to deal with things internally and alone. By going on a road trip, Ben is able to avoid his wife Janet’s demand of him signing the papers, as well as create some joy within the situation.The loss of his son and his denial of that fact, keeps him in a loveless relationship.
Love can be delightful, wonderful and pleasing. A true, long-lasting love can make even the most troubled, sorrowful, and unfortunate person in the world feel the luckiest. When this feeling is mutual, it is like fitting two puzzle pieces together. However, one’s love is not necessarily destined for another person only; you may fall in love all over again when you are already in a relationship. Should you then follow the aphorism “Carpe Diem”, and pursue your new-found feelings, or feel ashamed and step down.
The tension within their family pushes them more toward depression, making Loman uses death as a release, and Ilyich feels even more painful about his illness. However, the caring and support from the Loman family causes the essential difference between he and Ilyich, death for Loman is nothing to afraid of because part of the reasons he committed suicide is that he believes that it can bring freedom to not only him, but also his family. However, Ivan Ilyich spends a long time trying to accept his family and the misfortune he has encountered, and his death is not as meaningful as it is supposed to be because his family shows him little care about him even after he passed away. Even though the realities Ilyich and Loman has experienced are similar, the love and support from family eventually makes their death have different meaning. While Loman’s suicide is a release for both his family and him, Ilyich’s death is nothing special but the end of his own
I’ll be in trouble, but I’ll have time to think and materials to work with. Deep breath… here we go!” (Weir 167). The suspensefulness adds to the story by making the reader feel nervous and even scared for the main protagonist Mark, which leaves a lasting impression on the reader. Suspense plays a huge part in The Martian because it enhances the storyline and keeps the reader on the edge of their seat until they figure out what happens
Another reason for the author to put those characteristics in this Prometheus is to have people think they have these characteristics or want these characteristics. So the thematic significance that the author is trying to show is, take some risk, have some bravery now and then don’t live a boring live. Be curious see amazing things do amazing things. Just be different, being different isn’t bad, and it might just make your life even better. Prometheus did these things and now he has a home, friends, and a woman he deeply
Throughout “The Catcher in the Rye” by J.D Salinger, Holden Caulfield shows great difficulty making long and meaningful connections with other people. Holden believes he is the normal one but it is actually the other way around. He holds on to a deep emotional road block of the death of his innocent brother Allie. Holden keeps this dragging around with him which causes him to veer from connecting and having a long term relationship with others. Holden is unaware of his problem.
While his brother feels like he could never truly explain anything to the narrator. Although both characters were different they found an understanding by trying to feel what each other were feeling. Also by coping with their tough childhood and feelings together without directly communicating. Sonny wanted so desperately to please his brother, but couldn’t find a way to avoid Jazz but still get that feeling he craved. Sonny was clearly disappointed and embarrassed by his choice of actions and despite what anyone said, he realized the choice he made was poor and it was time to follow his dream.
Agnieszka Jagustyn Philosophy Watching Groundhog Day by Nietzsche, you can easily observe that it is more than just a Romance Comedy. It dives deeper past the surface to confront the question of what is the purpose of life. The movie elopes an array of emotions that many people struggle to deal and acknowledge within their everyday lives. A possible theme that is used to grasp the audience is the concept of teaching them that emotional maturity is something that can be developed and molded over time through thoughtful conversations with guiding adults, appropriate role models, and soul searching. Phil Conner starts off the movie being an egotistical career driven pinhole who is disconnected from himself and outer life.