In Cold Blood And Catcher In The Rye

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Life is the most simple and the most complicated thing throughout the whole universe. Every single day people are looking for meaning in their lives. However, not many people are able to find out what the meaning of their life really is. Some believe that there are multiple meanings for each person’s life. In the following books, each of the main characters are looking for the meaning in their own lives: The Catcher in the Rye, Into the Wild, In Cold Blood, and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. These books show that each character have different meanings to their lives and they want to find out what it is.
In the book The Catcher in the Rye the main character Holden Caulfield thinks that the meaning of his life is to be the catcher in the
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All of the character in the book, Dick, Perry, Herb, Nancy, and the rest of the Clutters, are apart of one meaning of life. The meaning of each of their life was to have this book created. This book got people to think about 2 things what make a person kills someone and whether or not people that have mental disabilities that have committed crimes that are this bad should be allowed the death penalty. Perry is a good example of the question whether or not people that have mental disabilities should be given the death penalty. Dick is a perfect example of the question of why would people do this. In the book, you learn that Dick is the mastermind behind everything that happens. Dick does not really have a purpose for doing what he does; however, Perry knows what he does is wrong. Some people think that the question of why they would do this to a family that has done nothing wrong goes to a totally different question. Is the reason that people like Dick and Perry or anyone kills a family or a person because they have a mental disability. The people that the book In Cold Blood is about were brought to this world to help people question where the lines of criminals and the mentally disabled cross and…show more content…
In the following books each of the main characters is looking for the meaning in their own lives: The Catcher in the Rye, Into the Wild, In Cold Blood, and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. These books show that each character have different meanings to their lives and they want to find out what it is. Holden Caulfield learned that you might not be able to help every single person in this world but those that you can help or give advice to makes a bigger impact on the world that anyone could imagine. Chris McCandless was brought into this world so people can understand that no matter where you come from, no matter how hard or not your life is, sometimes living life simply is how to get through it. The characters Dick, Perry, Herb, Nancy, and the rest of the Clutters we here so people question where the lines of criminals and the mentally disabled cross and end. The characters of Jim and Huck were created so people can question whether or not some language should be allowed in books and for kids to read them in schools: The book The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn still continues to bring up the topic
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