Bob Cratchitt is the poor employee that works for Scrooge, and even though Scrooge so mistreats him, he remains a loyal and grateful employee. Bob Cratchitt has a large family he feeds with his small salary, he is always happy and willing to continue working. The most important thing about Bob Cratchitt is his son Tiny Tim, who is very sick and in need of medical attention that Bob cannot afford. Tiny Tim will later be an important part of the reason why Scrooge becomes good again, as Scrooge feels that he should help him, so he does not
Furthermore, Paul describes wealth and poverty as the “secret of being well-fed and of going hungry” (159). Not many people would see this secret as a blessing, but a burden. However, Paul realizes that each of these experiences will allow him to rejoice
The monster was abandoned by his mother, Victor because of fear and revulsion.The creature like Victor was self-learned and was intrigued ; wanting knowledge but his main drive was not glory, fame or the mystery of life but was basic human needs; love, family and acceptance. "What chiefly struck me was the gentle manners of these people, and I longed to join them, but dared not.” Throughout the novel ,Victor was treated with love, care and respect from friends, family and society even though he was selfish, vile, etc., whereas, the monster a gentle creature was treated with fear, disdain and , as a monster because of his outwardly appearance regardless of his heroic and kinder
Throughout the story, Babo never leaves Captain Cereno’s side, and Captain Delano admires their relationship that appears to him more like a loyal companionship. He is so moved he even offers to buy Babo asking, “What will you take for him? Would fifty doubloons be any object?” highlighting how his racial bias totally blinds him from the fact that Babo’s attentiveness is not motivated by good intentions (61). His incapability to see Babo as anything other than an attentive servant warps his perception of the situation overall. Had he not possessed racist views, he might have picked up on the dysfunction of the ship early
Although he is organized and meticulous he also tends to be naive at times with his foolish friend Patrick Star who isn’t as bright. When he is with his best friend Patrick there is no telling what mischief they will get into and their stern neighbor Squidward Tentacles must endure it all if it isn’t someone else. SpongeBob loves to help his friends, go jelly fishing and do karate in his free time when he is not helping someone in need whether it’s a stranger or his friends. I chose SpongeBob as a character because he is a good-hearted person no matter the situation or person and is a ray of positivity. 2.
As said by Gandalf “It is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love.” Bilbo may not have been the hero of the story, but he was still an essential member of the team. He kept up the morale by complaining about proper tea times and handkerchiefs, which the dwarves found quite amusing and
And by God I was rich”(Act I). Despite the little information his uncle shared with him, Willy admires Ben’s story and decides to dedicate his life to being well-liked and successful like him. As a salesman man, Willy needs to be popular in order to have the most success. Ironically, Willy Loman is not a hard character to hate and he has such little success with his job, that he eventually gets fired. Back in the 40’s, men were considered the head of the household–they made the money while their wives kept busy at home.
“‘The white man is very clever. He came quietly and peaceably with his religion. We were amused at his foolishness and allowed him to stay. Now he has won our brothers, and our clan can no longer act like one. He has put a knife on the things that held us together and we have fallen apart’” (Achebe 176).
“Got no teeth he’s all stiff, he ain’t no good for you Candy” Before winning the fight and quickly says to the dog “come, on, boy.” This tells us by Carlson saying “Got no teeth he’s all stiff” tells us that Carlson thinks that if something is old and can’t take care of it’s self it should be killed. How Candy is fighting back tells us that he knows that if the dog goes, he’ll go next because he's also becoming old and this presents on how society treats people badly because of their age. In Crooks’s little shed Curly’s wife gets mad at him for telling her to leave. “Crooks seemed to grow smaller and he pressed himself against the wall. “Yes ma’am” “Well, you keep your place when nigger.
Slowly, he is rejected by his family who he adores, showing us just how important he was within the family unit. The family take Gregor for granted. “I have responsibilities for my parents and my sister”(101), Gregor is the sole provider for the family; being the only one to uphold a job. Without him, they would not be able to afford simple necessities. His family as a result, become lethargic; weak and