His ballet teacher, Mrs Wilkinson helped Billy master ballet and gives the opportunity to audition for the Royal Ballet School. “Lads do football or boxing or wrestling, not friggin ballet!”, said Jacky. His family does not support him due to gender streotype that ballet is for girls and it makes boys a “poof”. However,they eventually come around and supported Billy to become a professional ballet dancer. Who billy became from a child to a young adult was influenced by the fact that Billy had grown up without a solid female mentor physically in his life, the Elliot family uses foul and abusive language as well as a father’s action when handling a situation.
Someone is coming near their house and it was Wilson. He told Chris that he would bring the children to Portland but she refuses. In addition, they found the body of Joe. Because of the incident, the children were afraid to go to school. Everything changes and negativity
People can learn a lot about people through conflict;books are no different. In many stories many authors have a conflict that builds up to more, to be more specific they have conflict that creates characters. For example, in the book Speak the main character Melinda faces many conflicts from being sexual assulted and living with that. In addition she almost gets sexual assulted again but this conflict made her into a stronger person. In “Tell Tale Heart” (written by Poe) the narrator is incredibly disturbed, and disgusted by the old man's eye, which later causes him to kill the old man.
He provide his guests all of the luxury services. He eventually made it to the top class but still he haven’t reclaim Daisy Gatsby tries to invite Daisy to his house and to his party his bring up everything he has to Daisy. Until one day he confront to Tom that Daisy didn’t love Tom, told him that Daisy only married him because she waited Gatsby for so long and Gatsby wasn’t rich back then. “She only married you because I was poor and she was tired of waiting for me. It was a terrible mistake, but in her heart she never loved any one except me!” Daisy also said: “ I never loved him” which is Tom “ I loved him once--- but I loved you too.” “Daisy is leaving you” said Gatsby “She’s not leaving me” said Tom Eventually Tom said “You two start on home,Daisy,” “In Mr. Gatsby 's Car” As you can see, Tom actually really loved Daisy and so is Gatsby.
Tangerine Did Paul get affected his family 's choices? In Tangerine by Edward Bloor Mrs. Fisher (Paul’s mom) did not tell him why he had to wear glasses, Erik (Paul’s brother) made Pual have to start wearing glasses, and Mrs. Fisher filled out an IEP form that couldn’t let him play for the school. A choice made by Mrs. Fisher affected Paul by not telling him why he had to wear glasses. She never told him that that Erik spray painted his eyes. She decided not to tell Paul because the doctors said that he might not remember why he had to wear glasses.
Jiang Ji-li and her family were forced to make difficult decisions due to the prejudice on their family name. Ji-li was not able to audition for a place in The Central Liberation Arts Academy because her family’s political background would not have passed the strict recruiting requirements. She was certain that she had a good chance of qualifying based on her skills, but she obeyed her father’s instructions to not compete. Ji-li felt that it was unfair for her to be judged by the position of her ancestors rather than her individual talent. In addition, the Jiang family also had to burn their old photos and paint over their trunks.
They didn’t have a say in things, so much so that they have to be with someone whom their parents arranged for them to marry, as with Nemirovsky’s character Lucile who was married to Gaston Angellier, “She had never loved him; she had married him because her father wished it” (202). They belonged inside houses performing house chores all day and taking care of the men and their children, “Charlotte Pericand, who ruled the family’s daily life with an iron hand, whether it was managing the household, her children’s education or her husband’s career” (5). But because of the war and under the collaborationist Vichy government, Kaplan stated, “the domestic policy of France moved in a direction that reinforced and sharpened the most conservative attitudes towards women’s role (2). Women were involved in all of the major organized Resistance movements, as Kaplan
It also took him 10 years to return which totaled 20 years without Odysseus or even hearing about him. Throughout the time of his absence, the suitors were trying to convince Penelope to remarry someone else because they all imagined Odysseus would never return. Penelope had to cope without her husband and refuse and suitor from marrying her. While she was waiting she had to do housework and many things to pass time and refuse choosing a suitor. Penelope did so for the 20 years of Odysseus’ absence and was angered of the thought of people calling Odysseus brave and not her because she was being brave in a more subtle manner than Odysseus.
In the movie, when Joan Clarke appeared for the job test, she was repeatedly asked to leave the test room as the test attended was thinking that she does not belong or a good fit for the Job. However, she finishes the test even before the allocated time and received the Alan Turing’s appreciation. It was repeatedly mentioned in the movie that the prime responsibility of women is to marry a husband and run family affairs therefore, Joan Clarke was asked by her family to return home and start her own family. Even when she was selected for this high profile job, her parents weren’t allowing her to leave her house and join Bletchley Park. This depicts the gender discrimination of society at that time, who considered women unparallel to men in every field.
They were taught at home by their mothers” to show that women didn’t have an importance in education. If there was a masterpiece made by a women it was a big deal because most women had very low education expectations. The article “Education of Women in Ancient Greece” says, “There can be little doubt of the educational accomplishments of the women of ancient Greece” to show that women had little education expectations. Women were thought of lesser than men in education because women could not go to school and learn to do important