Grendel was known to have attacked innocent soldiers, however; Beowulf attacks, and kills Grendel whereas, his mother will soon take out revenge on his killer. Grendel who is the monster, hated to see the men celebrate their joy after winning victories. In Return, it made Grendel Upset in the movie and textbook when he discovered the men celebrating he goes into the hall once they all were asleep and attacked him. It upsets the Danes that he had killed their men. Beowulf then heard the news and gathered his strongest men to attack Grendel.
A very similar thing happens in To Kill a Mockingbird, when Bob Ewell accuses Tom Robinson of raping his daughter Mayella, but Atticus proves that it was most likely Bob who did it. Bob Ewell, Mayella’s dad, the person who should be protecting her at all costs. The most common injustice in the novel appears when the kids find the case between Tom Robinson and the Ewell family to be unfair, highly illogical, and racist. When the verdict of guilty is revealed to the town, Jem becomes upset and says, “You just can’t convict a man on evidence like that- you can’t”
The council talks to one another about how he should be punished and that they should destroy it, so Equality grabs his box and runs to the Uncharted Forest. At the end of chapter seven, Equality says, “We have lied to ourselves. We have not built this box for the good of our brothers. We built it for its own sake.” (Rand, 76). Equality, after his disastrous show and tell, seems to realize he wasn’t inspired to create for his brothers after all.
“We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools,” Martin Luther King Jr. The Outsiders has lots of violence and love in it, making it a shaky, twisty and turny experience for the reader. Violence and love are a vital element of the plot in The Outsiders; the book relies on violence to further the plot, and love to solve problems. Violence is never the answer between the Socs and Greasers, yet they like fighting. Instead, if they love each other they could find a way to stop this tension.
Dylan gets kicked out of school for stealing, and his dad, Benjamin, decides a move for the family is good. Dylan doesn’t think the same, and gets angrier for Benjamin taking him away from all his friends. After a while at the zoo, Dylan still believes that Benjamin doesn’t care about him or respect him; “You’re funny with everyone else, but never with me. Which I find funny.” (Crowe, x;xx) This is hard on Benjamin, and him and Dylan
Later in the book Jonas realizes the meaning of release. His dad gets assigned to release a baby and he does it no questions asked.. He feels threatened because he now knows that release means killing someone. Jonas is deceitful because he robs the community of its food which is a major rule in his community. Jonas is also deceitful because he starts lying to his parents, for example Jonas asks his parents if they love him and they say they enjoy him.
Their grandmother’s demise occurs when George is home along with her. Buddy is always shown as the bully and gives his brother “Indian rope burns [and] the Spoon Torture of the Heathen Chinee” (King 416-417). Buddy, George’s older brother, abuses his power and size to harm his younger brother instead of protecting him. People who abuse their powers to cause harm to others are cowards who cannot face the real world and Buddy is a prime example. He is a sadistic coward who has malevolent intentions and finds pleasure in harming his own brother, harming one of the most important relationships that one can be blessed with.
Miklo’s actions and disruptiveness allowed him to pay for the variety of crimes he violated. He was on probation for beating his father, shot and killed a guy in a gang fight, and also killed another inmate while he was in prison. Cruz’s hard work and dedication to his artwork was thrown away due to his decision-making. He was using and
The spoiled little boy hates his father and ends up running away taking all of Siddhartha and Vasudeva’s money. Before leaving he states, "You want me to become like you, so pious, so gentle, so wise, but just to spite you, I would rather become a thief and a murderer and go to hell, than be like you. I hate you; you are not my father even if you have been my mother 's lover a dozen times!" (100). Siddhartha takes this as a way of payback, he had left his father to die alone and now feels as though he deserves this.
Revenge and Curiosity Children and teenagers often injure themselves because of their ignorance or because of another younger fellow, out for revenge. These injuries can be caused by the simplest thing, however cause much misfortune in someone’s life. Johnny Tremain, a teenage apprenticed silversmith with his life all planned out, had is future crash to the ground when another apprenticed silversmith, Dove, tried to punish Johnny for his arrogance and pride and handed him a crack crucible. While Johnny was working on the Sabbath, the cracked crucible caused Jonny to spill molten silver on his right hand, making it not suitable to ever become a silversmith. I however, accidentally, due to my ignorance and curiosity, got a third degree burn on my right index finger because I tried to turn off a fog machine by touching the hot place where the fog comes out, after my mom had told me specifically not to.
Tell-Tale Heart is about a man who was crazy and he killed an old man because of his evil eye.Then he shows the police where he hid the old man’s body. I strongly believe that Tell-Tale Heart is not appropriate for middle schoolers because it tells you about killing people and hiding the evidence. Tell-Tale Heart shouldn’t be read in middle school because it teaches us how to murder people.On page 93 its talks about him replacing the floor boards so cleverly from the police but he then confesses that he killed the old man and put him under the floorboards. The Narrator was a madman- well some call him that- and I call him a madman because he watched the old man take naps and watched him
The colonists in Boston did not want war but the wicked boys were going to cause it. Bristish soldiers, who were sent to Boston, were making sure every on payed their taxes. The mischievous boys threw rocks at the soldiers. Jim was shot and killed over a rock fight, and the colonist rushed over to get him. The Bristish stood there and laughed rudley, because they killed a colonists, they killed a solider, and now they are even.
but he became so overwhelmed with anger after spending so much time and effort in trying to keep Wes from getting into the drug business and failing that he began beating him up. In 145th Street, the chapter Fighter is about a man named Billy Giles who sneaks out of his house to wrestle. He wrestles so he can make money for his family. Though his wife Johnnie Mae doesn’t like that he does this, he lets him do it because Johnnie Mae wouldn’t be