He killed his family and quite a few harmless townspeople because he went insane, because why else would you kill harmless people? Ronald Gene Simmons was born in Chicago, Illinois on July 15th, 1940, to Loretta and William Simmons. Ronald’s father passed away on January 31st, 1943, just five months and a few days prior to his son's third birthday. His mother married not to long after to a man named William D. Griffen, who was a civil engineer for the U.S
While getting interviewed Jay says that he helped Adnan get to track practice and dig a hole for Hae’s body (7-8). This proves that Jay assisted Adnan in murdering Hae and that they were both involved in the crime. In episode two of Serial the state claims that Adnan is the one that did it. Sarah states on behalf of the state “And the motive the State supplied, the basis for the whole thing, was that after Hae broke up with Adnan, he couldn’t accept it. He was so wounded by her, and so furious, that he decided to kill her” (21).
In Larsen’s Passing, Larsen includes the conflict between Irene’s husband and Clare, where Irene suspects that her husband is having an affair with with Clare. According to Davis’ studies, he reveals that Nella Larsen got married Elmer Imes in May 3,1919. Then in 1933, Larsen decided to divorce him because she had known that he was having an affair with one of the Fisk University's’ Administrative staff. On the other hand, Passing also includes something similar to this. Irene starts suspecting that Clare is trying to get her man away from her because when they Irene and Brian were together, he was not himself.
The second set suggested that Simpson had in fact used his opportunity to kill his ex-wife and Ronald Goldman. The first group of witness included relatives and friends of Nicole, friend of OJ and a 9-1-1 dispatcher, all produced to demonstrate Simpsons motive and his history of domestic abuse. Nicole’s sister, described seeing OJ at a dance recital for his daughter, on the day of the murder. She testified that Simpson looked “scary” like a “madman.” The night of the murder, OJ grabbed his ex’s wives crouch stating, “this sis where
Duncan Trice, who was “passionately and single-mindedly devoted to his wife”, commits suicide upon finding out of the affair with a “lead slug nearly the size of a man’s thumb in his chest” (Warren 4.237-243). Jack too betrays someone close to him: his father. Though he did not know Judge Irwin was his father at the time, Jack spends months “digging for what he Judge dropped” (Warren 5.71). As a result of Jack’s findings, the Judge kills himself with a shot “straight through the heart” (Warren 8.488). Cass Mastern and Jack Burden both somewhat directly kill two people very close to them as a result of their deep
This shows a conflict between two characters, Joe vs. Glen Hogan. Another example of external conflict can be seen, when he found out his best friend, Bill Harper, lied to him about his girlfriend going out with Glen Hogan instead it was him who went out with Joe’s girlfriend. “When he got out from between the trees the starlight fell on his face. It was Bill Harper” (Trumbo 54). “He had lost the
Eryn Crump American Lit Mrs. Haskins 25 April, 2017 The Great Gatsby Essay In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, Jay Gatsby (James Gatz) dies at the end. George is the one who pulls the trigger, but who aimed the gun at him? Could it have been been Daisy Buchanan, who was Gatsby’s only love, who she is having an affair with? OR could it have been Tom Buchanan, Daisy’s husband, who finds out about Daisy’s affair with Gatsby? Who knows, it could 've been Gatsby himself?
Book Report Title: The Underdogs Author: Mike Lupica Pages: 299 1. Characters- Will and his father, Joe, are the main characters in the story. They both love football, and they have both played football in their lifetime. Will’s mother died when he was 3, so Will has had no connection with his mother. Will’s best friend is Tim, and they play football together, and go to school together.
There had been a huge case that shook America. The president had been shot, a person had become paralyzed, society had been unhappy with the verdict of the trial, and the would be assassin had been put in a psychiatric hospital for almost 30 years. The John Hinckley Jr. trial had been one that was easy to solve, but left a huge mark on history. The Hinckley parents were a “prosperous Texas oil family”. After John Jr. tried college for a short time, he went back to his family who were living in Colorado at the time.