As their puzzled father ,Samuel Parris, observed the two mysterious little girls creep under chairs and spin around on the ground he pondered where this weird behavior was coming from. In Salem there were two little girls who were envious of the rich, so they made it clear that they could make people tremble in fear if they did not like you or wanted what you had. Everyone in Salem was terrified because there were so many people being accused of witchcraft. 22 people were hanged because the two little girls were pretending to be afflicted. The Salem witch trial Hysteria of 1692 was caused by two poor, young girls who claimed to be afflicted because of jealousy.
. ‘That’s where you can help us’” (Rees 218). The girls were jealous of Mary’s friend Rebekah, who recently married, in which they felt Mary’s witchcraft was the root of the marriage. Their jealousy then turned into revenge by them accusing her of witchcraft because Mary refused to help them in order to not expose her true identity. Jealousy was displayed when women used witchcraft to obtain a
Jaimito was very abusive and ruled Dede’s life. He screamed at Dede, pushed her around, and hit her. Dede’s sisters were out making a significant and dignifying change in their country and all Dede wanted was to be a part of it. Dede finally decided she had had enough and went completely behind her abusive husbands back and joined the revolution. Her sisters denied letting her in, and Dede grew more and more frustrated with her sisters for joining the revolution.
Sammy feels sexual attraction towards these girls, their physical attributes mesmerize him. At first, Sammy seems to come off as a sexist teen, but later he tries to prove that he is different. Sammy’s boss, Lengel, confronts the girls and calls them out for their attire. Lengel states, “We want you decently dresses when you come in here”. Which the girls respond, “We are decent”.
Therefore, she encourages us to keep our eyes open to wait and to enjoy the wonderful moments that nature gives us. Keeping our eyes open is keeping our minds cultivated. Steward Edward White once said: “I have always maintained that if you looked closely enough you could see the wind—the dim, hardly-made-out, fine debris fleeing high in the air” (Dillard, 28). If we look at everything thoroughly, we will recognize the existence of things that seem to be invisible such as air, wind, and sunlight. Therefore, observing is very important in shaping our perception of the world.
Sometimes in life you must break free to see the world. Like the poem “The Bird, the Star, and the Flower” by Milena Salazar, the song “Breaking Free” by Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens, is about breaking away freely like a bird from the ordinary onto finding a new destination. “We 're soarin ', flying. There 's not a star in heaven that we can 't reach” (Breaking Free) “I am as free as a bird; I hope to touch the stars one day; I see myself soaring over the sky” (The Bird, the Star, and the Flower) The main theme is to soar, explore, and fly onto a new journey like a bird or a star. Also, never lose hope of touching the stars because as you thrive like a flower you will see it is not as hard as you imagined.
The aspiration to conform and fulfill other’s expectations is the main focus in Stargirl, by Jerry Spinelli. Stargirl should not have changed to become more popular. Although her transition satisfied Leo, she was assertive and comfortable in her own skin. Stargirl’s individuality and distinction defined her, and she did not need to alter herself to gratify others. Stargirl Caraway is self-confident, curious, independent, and happy being herself.
Parents that aggressively fight, portray an unhealthy affiliation with their spouses and this sets a bad example for others. Violent parents or violent relationships cause pain to those near and those in the relationship. Violence is seen in both books, but is greatly touched on in Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance. Since unhealthy parent relationships happen when a child is young, the connection could be made that the people in Evicted, had violent parents and is a cause for their situations they are in when Desmond writes their
Esperanza was warned by the store clerk to take her beautiful shoes off but she didn’t listen and then she asked everyone around town if they liked her shoes and then she had an altercation with a bum, “Do you like these shoes?... Do you like these shoes?... Do you like these shoes? Bum man says, yes, little girl… If I give you a dollar will you kiss me?”(Cisneros 41). Cisneros illustrates repetition of the words “Do you like these shoes” and this represented the insight of a loss of innocence because she was talking to strangers and showing her shoes off and that was when she met the bum.
Candy also says that he “seen her give Carlson the eye” and “give Slim the eye” this gives the impression that she really is promiscuous and flirtatious. Steinbeck is often criticized as he wants the reader to feel sympathetic towards female characters in his books but yet he always gives them the role of a whore or a housewife. Steinbeck does this to show what society viewed women as and he exaggerates
Because of his anger he got in trouble for it and he realized more and more if he kept on being cruel and mean something bad could really happpen and he will continue to hurt everybody he loves and cares about. In conclusion Nick lost his friends and the only girl he truly