In Antigone and Medea , the women are ruled by their emotions. Due to this, they make impromptu decisions which leave them in a vulnerable state. Medea feels betrayed by Jason, and her heartbroken hearts fills with rage for him. She becomes so irate she makes an deathly decision, “oh, what misery! Cursed sons, and a mother for cursing!
Speak is a book written about the internal and external conflicts that protagonist, Melinda faces after being raped by Andy Evans (“IT”) and hated by her peers for ruining an end-of-summer party. This has traumatized Melinda and she is too afraid to speak up. Anderson enhances the big theme of sadness and depression through similes, metaphors,
when he was at lunch and saw the blueprints and he took it to his leader and now Tj has the ball and chan and the chan gane the ball was three years and the chan gane is for one mouth in 1950 Tj was still in jail and trying to get out but it wasn't working. So Tj try a different way how to get out of jail but this one was different then the other ways he tried to get out. He saw the bar and he was like I can brake those bars. But he had to get a weapen to get out. So the luch came so he ate it all then he saw a cop was coming so he pretended that he was died so the cop opened his
Should the death penalty be accepted even though god said “thou shalt not kill”. The death penalty was outlawed in 1950 because an innocent man was blamed for the death of his wife and daughter. In 1953 a man overheard the officers conversation about how they were going to execute him and the prisoner escaped from prison and as time went by he was involved in a bad situation at a bar. Meanwhile, one of the few things that represents death penalty is killing a cat on accident or on purpose. In addition, Jails pay over $9 million a year just to have the
Anne would get on the others’ nerves by saying what she thought and not filtering her words. She would always blurt out whatever she was thinking at any given time and that did not sit well with the others. Also Anne got on her mother’s nerves when she disrespected her a lot. Anne seemed to have the unpopular opinion a lot of the time. She also got on Mr. Dussell’s nerves by taking too much time in their room and not letting him in.
Reverend Hale's character changed from believing in witches and saving their souls from the devil to saving their lives from a lie. At some point, he realizes that the church can be used for evil too. The cause of this is from interrogating the people of Salem of witchcraft. At the end of the story John Hale opposes the court one hundred percent. Hale realizes that he was wrong, so he tries to amend his wrong doings by saving the people he condemned.
For example, if I were to accuse Sarah Good of satanism; I would discuss her second marriage and begging lifestyle which is heavily looked down upon. Now in the West Memphis Three, DamienDamian Echols was accused of Satanism. This is because the kids were killed in a more ritualistic way, and Damian had an abnormal appearance. Damian wore all black with black hair so it was easy to pin the satanism claim onto him, just like the Judges did to the defendants in The Crucible. A piece of evidence also used with the case was Jessie Misskelley's confession.
It is evident that Melinda was depressed as she was biting her lip and cutting her wrist with the end of a paperclip. Due to her depression, she was not fully understood by many people, such as her parents and Heather. For example, when Melinda cut her wrist, her mom said, "I don’t have time for this Melinda" (88). Since her mom does not bother to take the time to comprehend her situation, it is clear that she does care about how Melinda feels. Moreover, Melinda’s behavioural issues stem from her depression and lack of desire to actively engage in her life.
And every time you were around large groups of people you felt anxious. Thats exactly how she feels. Its the reason why she hardly speaks. She is so scared about what everyone thinks of her. She would rather not speak at all than to be judged on something she said.
“And all of a sudden I'm crying in front of everybody. I wish I was invisible but I'm not.” (Cisneros, 3) said Rachel when she couldn’t do something but wore the sweater that smelled like cheese while the teacher was blaming her for lying. Similarly, at the time when the prostitute and Maurice jump into Holden’s room and took the extra money from him; he wasn’t able to stop them, therefore started to cry: “All of a sudden I started to cry.” (Salinger 56). Crying in inappropriate places makes them feel weak and defenceless, which worsens their traumas and leads to turn in upon