Firstly, general Zaroff has a very attractive and compelling presence which masks his evil nature. After Rainsford knocks on the door and it opens general Zaroff immediately shakes Rainsford’s hand to make him feel welcome. At first general Zaroff seems like a kind, intelligent and pleasant man. The narrator says, “Rainsford’s first impression was that the man was singularly handsome; his second was that there was an original, almost bizarre quality about the general’s face” (Connell 4). This statement indicates that since the general was very handsome it makes Rainsford feel very welcome.
Of most prominence is his mouth and chin. As with a lot of representations of King Akhenaten, he is shown in a manner that depicts the fleshiness of his figure, even in his face. His eyes are the next distinct focus. The eyes are depicted in such a way that their thinness highlights even more the protuberant quality of his lips and chin with their unrealistic proportions and even more bizarre spatial placement. There is an element of the portrait that is almost brutal in its accuracy to real life figures.
Tub is very agreeable and this is shown through the progression of the trio’s development. Tub is a sympathetic and agreeable man, and even though he made a mistake, it ended up being a way to strengthen a friendship. The motivation to fit in and be friends with Frank, highlights Tub’s vulnerable nature. Tub becomes less self conscious and adds to the story with his sympathetic musings.
Is John Proctor the man who has it all figured out? No John may seem like he is the man that is figured out, but when dug deeper that is not the case. Proctor in the book The Crucible plays the tragic hero, an honest, upright, and blunt speaker, he is a good man, but has a secret. Proctor shows him finding self-discoveries about himself, like how much he loves his wife, self-respect, and peace with himself. John Proctor loves his wife, this we already know but Proctor learned how much he loved her and what he was willing to do as mentioned in the play.
General Zaroff’s characteristics tend to add to the actions in which he does. Being that General Zaroff has all the riches and the will for thrill he feels that he needs to act on his longings. Feeling the urge to hunt men now General Zaroff proclaims it is more thrilling and fulfilling. Oppose to most animals dealing with their on defects Zaroff feels that he needs more of an opposition. In denial of winning or not General Zaroff makes sure that his game is created so that the opposing factor would have a small chance of killing him.
Tom Buchanan takes advantage of the fact that George is an oblivious, poor man when he says “He’s so dumb he doesn’t know he’s alive” (Fitzgerald 26). Because Tom views George at a lesser value than himself, it makes it easy
Dimmesdale is a minister in the Puritan town. He is a very respected and likable man. “Therefore, so far as his duties would permit, he trod in the shadowy bypaths, and thus kept himself simple and childlike, coming forth, when occasion was, with a freshness, and fragrance, and dewy purity of thought, which, as many people said, affected them like the speech of an angel” (72). From this description Dimmesdale is almost like the perfect Puritan. But he is not.
Many of children’s fairy tales and folklore of the medieval ages stem from the bravery and epicness of knighthood. Varying tales from dragon slaying to damsel saving all have one thing in common: chivalry, the undocumented, unauthentic moral code of conduct that all knights were expected to uphold. This unofficial code paired with the vows of knighthood, combining religion and training with a righteous moral compass. Among this code, loyalty was stressed with proportional importance. Loyalty to the lords, to the people, to faith.
Taurus (M) – Aquarius (F) Friendship Taurus man enjoys the carefree nature of an Aquarius female. So the company of an Aquarius female always amuses the Taurus man. Aquarius female cherishes the respectful nature of Taurus man. Taurus (M) – Aquarius (F) at Work Taurus man is one of the most assiduous creatures on this earth. Any task which comes in the way of Taurus man is bound to get
He is a talented man, he is good at a variety of things from being the best checker player in the town to being an honest and fair lawyer, and he can even play the Jew’s harp. Atticus is seen as a great father even though the odds are against him he does not give up therefore he is admired and respected for his courage. His attitude and personality does not change. For instance Miss Maudie says, “Atticus Finch is the same in his house as he is on the public streets” As a parent Atticus has a special way of teaching values he not only tries to explain how to behave but also why to behave in that way. Instead of telling and stating instructions what is wrong and right he uses real life occasion as a medium.
By comparing both Lanval and Beowulf, the literature shows us that it’s great for a man to possess masculine qualities because it suitable for men to behave in such ways, and provides great rewards for men such as bravery, honor, and being remembered. Masculinity was probably demonstrated as these two extremes to possibly show what was and wasn’t acceptable for a man to
It’s also a brutally honest song. The girl whose image the songwriter paints doesn’t come off all that pretty. This portrait of a flawed character makes it almost feels like the tables have been turned in the relationship and the guy now has the higher ground. I think he knows this too and yet is quick to offer his helping hand or “broad-shoulder” to his partner.
“Comparison is the death of joy”- Mark Twain. When you compare two things, for instance animals, you began to compare and contrast them which loses the value of each individual because both have the potential to do anything the other is being known for being capable to do. There is a large number of similarities that Germans shepherds and Persian cats share, but at the same time they are very unlike. Both animals are very popular pet in America today and are also very popular pet all around the world as well. Germans Shepherds teach responsibility while on the other hand Persian cats are very more independent.
What is the first thing many people see when first meeting someone? Their eyes or their smile, this is not the case for Cyrano de Bergerac. His nose is his most noticeable feature. Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmund Rostand is a play written about a 1600 century France musketeer, an all but perfect musketeer Cyrano de Bergerac. Though, he has one flaw, his abnormally large nose.
Makayla Spencer Ms.Milliner EES21QH-04 1/20/17 GRIT AND MINDSETS Throughout the book of Othello all of the characters have been affected in different ways. This books shows the two mindsets people would have and how having grit effects that. The two mindsets are growth and fixed, To have a fixed mindset means that you don’t have the intentions to continue when the going gets tough.