When Rainsford saw Zaroff’s trophy room he knew that the loser of the game would die. If Rainsford wanted to live he would have to win the game. It is true that Rainsford set up traps that could have killed Zaroff but the only way to win was to kill your opponent. Rainsford was also acting in self defence as Zaroff tried to kill him using his bow and arrow, rifle, and hounds. Although the only way to win was to kill your opponent, Rainsford tried to find another way out by pretending to fall into the
The acoustics of this structure allow a person standing at one end of the court to be speaking in a natural voice to be heard by another person standing about 150 yards away at the other end of the ball court. The game was played by two opposing teams, one team was shadow and the other was light. At the end of the game, the losing team captain would be sacrificed. It is believed that the sacrificed captain had a place of honor within the neighboring structure in the Temple of Warriors. It is not specifically known how the Maya ball game was played, but according to the most widespread version of it, the goal of the game was to pass the ball through one of the rings without touching it.
All the same, once he starts spinning the wheel he does not want to let it go. It gives him hope and it enables him to control his destiny. The protagonist thinks that as long as he spins the wheel, there is a chance that he will win a jackpot and save Laura. He is deluded and considers himself King of the Bingo Game. He keeps spinning the wheel even though he is told by the host of the game to let it go already.
If the assassination Could trammel up the consequences, and catch With his surcease success; that but this blow Might be the be-all and the end-all here, But here, upon this bank and shoal of time, We’d jump the life to come. But in these cases We still have judgement here…” (Macbeth 1.7.1-8). Macbeth passes back and forth trying to justify his reason for killing Duncan. He wants to become the leader and King but he understand if everything does not work out perfectly he could be punished beyond measure. If there was no consequences he would assassinate Duncan with no worries but committing treason worries him.
(3.1) You could argue Mercutio trying to defend Romeo from Tybalt in result, triggering Romeo was merely fate but in that time Romeo can choose not to fight Tybalt knowing that he was his cousin to be and would disturb the relationship he had. Arguing for the other side yet again you could say rage is an instinct but the time between Mercutio’s death and Tybalt dying is enough for anyone to contemplate their decision and whether they should give into the madness. Sadly Romeo gave into the fight and is thus
Furthermore, everybody they believed to be suspect, is proven wrong by scientific tests (Katz). If no more suspects, he must be dead, no suspect matches him, unless he is better at hiding his identity than we thought. All of this concludes that the choice he made to take that fetal jump, has lead him to his
if people play soccer we won't have time to worry if your skin is dark or light if you're male or female.If we can stop worrying about that and play a game of soccer together the world could be a better place. On December 25 1914 ww1 the fighting stop and they played a game of soccer.If we could stop wars and play soccer the world we be a lot better Soccer is more peaceful than other sports like american football where you talk each other every five seconds,or lacrosse were you barely have padding.
Odysseus demonstrates sharp intellect which proves his intelligence. “But I kept thinking how to win the game: death sat there huge; how could we sleep away? I drew on all my wits, and ran through tactics, reasoning as man will for dear life, until a trick came-and it pleased me well” (Homer 963). Odysseus had a plan for escaping the Cyclops, a plan that a person with great intelligence would come up with. Another way Odysseus shows his intelligence is when he and his men encounter the Sirens on their way back to Ithaca.
The society in this book seemed to be the type that followed the rules or if you didn’t the worst things were going to happen to you. Everybody makes mistake and they try to learn and move on from them but killing someone intentionally would stick with that person forever and they would never be the same. Therefore, some people debate on whether he was completely out of place for killing Beatty or did the best thing for society. Although Montag killed Beatty, many people debate over whether it was the right thing to do or not. Montag did was he thought was right according to him because Montag thought that he was protecting himself and Faber, killing him to give society a chance to change, and because Beatty did not want to live anymore.