I was just being obedient.” Max wasn’t brave enough to admit to his friends that he had been crying. He was trying to keep looking brave in a bad situation by denying the truth. This is important because it proves that Max wasn’t tough enough to tell his friends he was, in fact, scared. Horse struggled with being tough. In paragraph 99, Horse tripped over his mattress that he brought from home and was going to sleep on.
Darry, who is hard, firm and never grins at all, has a different idea of what good parenting is when it comes to Ponyboy. Many people believe, that Ponyboy, should go to the system, because his brother Darry has risked and has influenced him in bad ways. Darry, has influenced and risked Ponyboy, by letting him go out to the movies without any supervision, leaving the door wide open at their house for unwelcome and dangerous visitors, and putting him in hazardous situations, so that they gang
“We’re all we got left. We ought to be able to stick together against everything,””(page 176). Another example of Sodapop demonstrating his role of peacekeeping occurs when he sends a letter to Ponyboy while Pony is in an abandoned church due to an argument with Dally. Soda writes, “Darry is awful sorry he hit you. You know he didn’t mean it,” (page 81).
Later, in an incident, Johnny panickedly stabs a Soc to death when he tries to drown Ponyboy. The pair run away along with Dallas, who supplies them with the money they need. Eventually, they reunite with Soda, Darry, and the rest of the gang after they are forced to go to the hospital after nearly dying to save children from a burning building. Darry admits about their strained relationship that he was only being hard on Ponyboy because he wanted him to have a better future. Later, at the planned rumble Ponyboy gets kicked in the head, leading to a concussion later on.
This action was uncalled for, a possible solution could of bin that Friar Lawrence helped Juliet escape Verona to be with his husband. “Take thou this vial, being then in bed and this distilled liquor drink thou off, when presently through all thy veins shall run a cold and drowsy humor, for no pulse shall keep his native progress, but surcease” [IV, 1, 96-100]. However,
Born in a low status family, she is stressed to suffer under the underestimation and disdain from other people and furthermore, her dad’s terrible treatments. Mayella tells two separated lies: one is about Tom Robinson raped her; another one is she shields her dad, which means she conceals the truth about her dad beats her. In the trial, Tom states that when Bob saw what did his daughter do to him, he savagely snaps, “you goddamn whore, I’ll kill ya” (Harper 221) to Mayella. From this quote, Bob is extremely furious with his daughter when he accidentally saw the scene. That’s because being a white, he cannot accept the thing that her daughter did.
Addie’s coffin began to exude a repulsive stench, illustrating the longevity of the journey and that Addie must be put to rest soon. Darl takes the opportunity to finally put Addie to rest by cremating her. Faulkner clarifies that Darl’s actions were done deliberately when he attempts to stop Jewel from going into the barn to retrieve Addie’s coffin. Darl cries “Catch him!...Stop him!” (Faulkner, 75) because Jewel was ruining Darls plan to finally put Addie to rest. When Jewel recovers Addie’s coffin, Darl is described as crying on top of the coffin later that night.
Love is what the two pair of couples have for each other. Angry and Disappointed describe the parents feeling about their children’s relationship. Now the comparison of Romeo and Juliet and “Pyramus and Thisbe” shall begin. In the two stories there are four main differences and similarities for the first example there is the Wall which comes from “Pyramus and Thisbe” and there are the rival families which come from Romeo and Juliet. The wall in "Pyramus and Thisbe" represents the differences in their families that keep them apart.
Hinton describes Johnny as, “A little dark puppy that has been kicked too many times and lost his crowd of strangers” (11). This is because Johnny 's parents are abusive: his mother verbally and his father physically. Both parents are neglectful, and the lack of parental love is the base of his self-esteem problems. He was only looking for acceptance, especially from Dallas Winston. Dally was his role model, a tough hoodlum, who also went through some personality changes.
The father starts to get aggravated at the mother constantly questioning him. So he walks up to the mom and smacks her in the face in front of
The kidnapper is no where to be found so Cade sends Tolliver to Rescue for Hire West in Nevada. To his way of thinking, if Tolliver and the housekeeper Garrett McKay get together, great. The attraction between Tolliver and Garrett is huge, but Tolliver is severely injured and they are forced to keep things g-rated. This allows them to get to know
Bill said that he was going to end up in the hospital ,Cause red chief keeps on hurting him. Sam sits back and lets bill do the dirty work. Sam didn’t get hit with a rock. Bill got hit with a rock, because Red Chief hit him when he was trying to kidnap him. Bill hair