One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest Mcmurphy Character Analysis

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Throughout the novel One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey, tragedy and sacrifice go hand in hand. This is specifically seen in the character of Randall Patrick McMurphy, the tragically flawed patient. McMurphy comes to the ward thinking he would be out in a few months and that nothing could ever go wrong. Because of this, he came to the ward strong minded and with pride. Although the competition of power between him and Nurse Ratched made things hard for McMurphy to stay stable. McMurphy epitomizes a tragic hero throughout One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest because his hubris and his struggle to fight for his dignity leads to his
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