The most famous story of Hart 's escapades as a frontier patriot commenced when a group of six Tories came to her cabin and authoritatively mandated information concerning the location of a certain Whig bellwether. Only minutes earlier, the Whig, sultrily pursued by the Tories, had ceased by the Hart cabin and enlisted Hart 's avail as he made his elusion. Hart insisted that no one had passed through her neck of the woods for days. Convinced that she was being mendacious, one of the Tories shot and killed Hart 's prized gobbler. After authoritatively mandating her to cook the turkey, the Tories entered the cabin, stacked their weapons in the corner, and inductively authorized something to imbibe.
The men put down their guns when the king held up the compass. They took him to emperor Powhatan, where he washed his hands. Powhatan was about to kill him with two stones when Pocahontas, Powhatan’s daughter, threw herself at John Smith, saving him from death. In comparison to “Eyewitness to America” the textbook says that Smith trespassed and was attacked, interrogated and about to be killed when Pocahontas begged for his life and Chief Powhatan eventually released Smith. In contrast to “eyewitness
He captured her and brought her back to the bandit camp. Where she ended up thinking that Rooster and laboeuf left her for good. At this point the bandits leave Mattie in the bandit camp with Chaney. Mattie then had to act quickly she pulled her revolver and shot at Chaney again. The shot had caused her to fall into a pit.
She cleaned the house and swept the floors. She had a daughter known as “little Bet.” Unfortunately, her husband was killed fighting against the British. Elizabeth heard the news of the constitution stating freedom and independence for all from the big events the Ashley Family hosted. Elizabeth had a place in her heart for being free. One day, Mrs. Ashley, Elizabeth, and Elizabeth sister, Lizzy, were in the kitchen when Mrs. Ashley got mad at Lizzy.
Situational irony was revealed both stories because a situation occurred in which actions had an effect that was the complete opposite from what was intended, so that the outcome is contrary to what was expected. In A Rose For Emily many reader including myself expected Emily to kill herself because of the hardships and losses of love ones but at the end of the story she actually poisoned Homer to kill him. No person in the town knew she killed until she was dead herself, 40 years later. Despite Homer not having the desire to married Emily to take it upon her to make sure marriage will be created by death. Therefore, she murders Homer in order to form a everlasting bond.
It knocked the wind out of Cody; all he could do was gasp beneath Ezra 's warm, bony weight.” He just shot her mother with an arrow (Tyler) “In Cody 's version, it was Ezra 's mistrust and interference that actually caused their mother 's injury, but it was he who was blamed for it. Cody devotes the rest of his life to evening the score: playing practical jokes on Ezra, hiding his belongings, manufacturing evidence against him, and finally stealing his fiancee. This last betrayal, in particular, replicates Pearl 's long-ago injury, especially in its traumatic effect on everyone involved” (Sweeney 11). Cody 's memory of the archery incident, then, continues to shape his sense of his own identity and of his relationship to his younger
His mother kept wiping her face, then she looked at the cup and the pourer, and her eyes caught Claudius. She fell out and everyone ran over to where she was, she said her last words to Hamlet before she was put to rest. Hamlet killed his uncle and about 3 minutes later he died from the poison in is cut. Sima did not kill his uncle but they had a few words for each other and they fought. Some animals took over Scar and the whole place was on
And they did. Eliza and Harry and Ma were in the back on the carriage. The catchers were far enough so they all got out the of carriage and found shelter behind a tumble of boulders. Loker tried shooting at them and George shot him now the ear of the slave catchers went to get help and left Loker to die well George was going to kill him but his wife insisted to not do it. They traveled to the next farm house where they would get shelter and
As for Bluebeard’s wife, once she opened the secret door she discovered she married a psychopath. The room was filled with Bluebeard’s dead ex-wives. In her case, she did find out that her husband was crazy but she also took the chance that Bluebeard wouldn’t have given her so long to say her prayers and just killed her once he got home. To put it in simplest terms, curiosity killed the cat, but satisfaction brought him back. (Eugene O’Neil, Famous Quotes, 2011).
“ Before you tumbled me, You promised me to wed” (4.5.57-58). Before Hamlet supposedly made love to Ophelia, Hamlet promised her that he would marry her. Instead, he just ended up mocking and offending her. Laertes came home when he found out his father was murdered, but he found Ophelia going mad, “Drowned, drowned” (4.7.210). Queen Gertrude informed Laertes that Ophelia had committed suicide in a creek.
“By 1945 I had lied, stolen, cheated, deceived, and even killed,” Marion told the audience assembled Rackham Auditorium for the seventh Wallenberg Lecture in October 1996. Marion even killed a policeman “I felt I had no choice, but to shoot him.” She kidnapped children to save them from being killed by the Germans. Many people knew what Marion was doing and many helped her save people and children by not telling what she was doing. She took long bike rides up North up north to provide food for the Jews. Sadly, she was pulled by German’s and ended up staying overnight in custody.