In Greek mythology, showing good hospitality (or also known as xenia) was important. Throughout Homer’s epic “The Odyssey” there were good Hospitality is a key variable in the tradition of Xenia. One of the Greek characters, who display Xenia, is Telemachus. “Greetings, strangers! here in our house you’ll find a royal welcome.
We also create relationships by playing with each other and taking trips with each other. I try to create a good relationship with my brothers and sisters by trying to fun activities with them and try to take care of them as much as possible. Relationships sometimes can be hard because you can be mad at each other or don 't agree with one other just like Hazel and George in the story “ Harrison Bergeron ” . My family and the family of Harrison Bergeron do share similarities and differences when it comes down to relationships and most of the time it is different because of the fact that everyone had to be average while in our world we can be whatever we want to
They had fought in the same wars, travelled with him and were just as homesick, yet he had not given them anything. Another example of his selfishness is when he stays for a year with Circe. He does not take into account that his men, although are being supplied with material things want to go home. He had to be reminded that their final destination was home, which he agreed by saying, “my proud heart was persuaded” (164.460-475). He was so comfortable with Circe that he had to be persuaded.
“I raised my gun and pulled the trigger, and I killed a man.” “Every time I stopped shooting to change magazines and saw my two young lifeless friends, I angrily pointed my gun into the swamp and killed more people”(Beah, 118). This is the first time he killed a person. He used the death of his friends to create anger to kill more people. He needed a reason for the killing, but later he makes it, so killing is a need for him and without it he goes insane. Later, UNICEF came and decided to take Ishmael out of the war and put him in a rehabilitation center.
And so he goes to heaven, And so am I revenged. That would be scanned: A villain kills my father, and for that, I, his sole son, do this same villain send To heaven” (3.3.78-83). In this quote, Hamlet mistakenly thinks that Claudius is praying since he on his knees and this shows the true anger that Hamlet has. Just killing Claudius isn 't enough, Hamlet must make sure that Claudius is being sent directly to Hell where he will suffer for eternity. One of the most prominent times we see Hamlet’s anger is when he murders Polonius, the father to Ophelia, his lover, thinking that it was Claudius.
Max Reede, a kind and well behaved young boy, lived with his mother Audrey Reede. Fletcher Reede, Max’s father, had been divorced from Audrey for quite some time. He was a lawyer and built his way to a successful career by lying. Once Fletcher became successful, work had become his first priority and lying became a continuous habit of his. This led Fletcher to make several promises to his son that he could never keep.
Maria stays in Québec because she feels that it is where she belongs. It is the land of her ancestors and wants to pass down her way of life to her future children. Today, one can see the pride that the Québécois take in their rich history and culture. The establishment of a bilingual province bearing the motto, “Je me souviens,” recognizes that the citizens of Québec take pride in their lineage and will not forget the past that has shaped their present. Adrien Hébert was an artist from Québec that is remembered for painting scenes of Montréal during the early 20th century.
Here we can see that Mildred, Montag’s wife, is having a conversation with Montag. The parlor walls seem to be getting in the way so Montag asks if she will turn them off. In our society a civilized person would turn off the walls and carry on with the conversation but not in Montag’s society. As the walls make Mildred feel like she is apart of something, she abruptly says that the walls are her family while right in front of her husband. The idea of the walls being Mildred’s family is not abnormal, infact almost everybody in Montag’s society that believes that the wall are more of family then your own flesh and blood.
For many, family is not only a blessing, but our greatest accomplishment. We are proud of the love we give and receive, for our children and the habits, emotional responses, obligations and values that we teach them. In The Odyssey, Odysseus is no different and the importance of his family is demonstrated as he weeps tears of sadness in their absence and rejects Calypso’s offer of immortality in exchange for his companionship. “‘My lady goddess, here is no cause for anger. My quiet Penelope—how well I know—would seem a shade before your majesty, death
Abigail employs strategies of emotionally charged words and phrases that only a mother can say to her son. In her letter she opens the letter with the phrase, “MY DEAR SON”. This phrase is notable because of the effects that it is intended to give to the audience, her son John Quincy Adams, she is setting a mood and tone of a loving and compassionate mother. She is using the position of her authority as his mother to push him her love for him is why she knows this trip is great thing for him. The reader can see that Abigail loves her
Also Simba vanishes from the kingdom after his father’s death which is similar to when Hamlet is forced to leave the Kingdom by his uncle. Hamlet’s uncle sent him to England to be killed, but Hamlet finds a way to get out of it. Both, Simba and Hamlet, have their father’s death which they take revenge upon by killing their uncles. Simba ends up fighting his uncle until he is eventually killed by the Hyenas, and Hamlet kills Claudius with poison just how Claudius killed Old Hamlet. In the end, Hamlet and Simba did what each of their fathers said to and can let their souls rest in peace.
Hercules is known for many of his adventures, but he 's also known for his acts of destruction. We can even see this in his early years when he kills his musical teacher with a lyre because he got frustrated. One of his main acts of destruction was the murder of his wife and two children. After coming home from one of his many adventures, "Hera visited him with a fit of madness" (Bleiberg) where he killed his wife and children. "When he came to his senses, Hercules was horrified be what he had done."
The Creature is so enraged that he saw a boy and decided to seize him. Luckily for him, it happened to be the brother of his enemy “Frankenstein! you belong then to my enemy -- to him towards whom I have sworn eternal revenge; you shall be my first victim” (Shelley 100). This death leads to the death of Justine, another life taken because of the Creatures actions. After Victor destroys the female companion that the Creature requested, The Creature kills Henry, Victors best friend.
And you make him understand what you doing. ..You show where our five generations done come to.” (147). Walter realizes in this moment that the acceptance of the Clybourne Park community’s money to stay out of the neighborhood would highly affect the dignity, hope, and dreams of not only himself, but the rest of his family. From here Walter attempts to explain their family 's pride in being “..very plain people” (147), bringing Travis to his side as he speaks for the whole family rather than only himself. He ultimately states, “.. we have decided to move into our house because my father- my father- he earned it for us brick by brick” (148) implying that they deserve what they 've earned, and a chance to become even more.
Ducane has been killed and his son Malcolm and Donalbain fled to England. So, Duncan 's power and throne was passed down to Macbeth. Additionally, this has given Macbeth the strength to kill anyone. As days passed by, he order his servants to kill Banquo and his son. The killing was succesfull but Banquo’s son Fleance escape.