Maybe he would do something crazy, like crash the car on purpose to get back at her, or fall asleep and run the car into an irrigation ditch. And it would be her fault.” Maria thinks that it is her fault that her family could get hurt because she angered her father before they left since she wanted to act mature and stay home by herself. She feels like it is all her fault if her family gets injured because she made a fuss over staying home. As well as this, Soto also says, “...she was riddled with guilt, since it was she who would have disturbed her father and made him crash.” Maria has the impression that it is her fault that her father got angry and could hurt their family. She thinks that her father would hurt his family to get revenge on her for not wanting to going on the family
Harold, the protagonist of the story, fails to see meaning in living a superficial life as a high-class materialistic aristocrat. In order to reject his mother who often tried to shape his life, he carried out numerous horrifying suicides. He became so obsessed with death because he found pleasure in escaping a meaningless life. However, when he met Maude at a funeral, his life started to change. Maude taught him to enjoy life by living it fully every day.
It all started when Selenas father accused Saldivar of embezzling money, and was about to fire her. Prior to that, Selena and Yolanda had become close friends, one of the reasons why Selena made Saldivar manager of her boutique. “Saldivar worked hard, but it wasn’t long before she started having problems with other employees,” (People.com). Saldivar became very possessive and wouldn’t let anyone talk to Selena, by that time, people started to suspect something more than just work tension. Out of loyalty, Selena did nothing, later, her father began receiving calls from some of Selenas fans complaining that they weren’t receiving the things they paid for (People.com).
Quickly after leaving Logan, Janie got married to Joe; this relationship was originally healthy for Janie but as time grew on Joe began to mistreat Janie both physically and emotionally. When Joe was alive he had Janie tie up her long hair in a rag to prevent other men from admiring her feature, but when Joe passed away Janie “tore off the kerchief from her head and let down her plentiful hair” (Hurston 87). When Janie tears off the kerchief and lets down her hair, she realizes that she is free from the restraints that Joe had put on her appearance. Days after Joe’s death Janie continued to wear her hair down about the town symbolizing her freedom from her abusive and controlling husband. Furthermore, Janie had also gained freedom from her late grandmother, Nanny, whom had raised Janie and forced her into a marriage with Logan.
One cold winter night, finally going home after a brutal nine hour shift, I witnessed the suffering of a poor helpless kitten. As a friend and I were driving home after work we came across this small kitten trying to cross the road. Caught in our headlights, my friend chose to run over the poor thing. Unaware if it was alive or not I got out to check on it, as furious as I was then tears began streaming down my face. The poor little creature was still alive with one half of its face smushed by the tire, meowing in agonizing pain, I could only imagine.
Speech Sounds 1) Summary A mysterious disease has swept across the nation and deprived many of their abilities of communication; speeches, literacy, as well as the lives of numerous people were lost. Rye, after the death of her family to the disease, was making a trip to Pasadena out of loneliness and desperation in search of her remaining relatives. While riding on the bus Rye encountered Obsidian, a man dressed in police uniform trying to restore peace in a society where miscommunication led to violence and government was obsolete. Rye felt an extreme jealousy towards Obsidian after finding out that he was capable of reading and writing. As the two returns to Rye’s home, they saw a man chasing after a woman, he proceeds to kill the
A beautiful woman named Becky (Juliette Lewis) is stuck in town with her grandmother when their truck breaks down while pulling their Airstream across the country with the Airstreamer’s club. As Gilbert slowly falls for Becky as following his grocery delivery to her, he starts to realize that because of his responsibilities, namely Arnie, he may not have a chance to have a romantic relationship and start a life of his own. This becomes apparent when he leaves Arnie in the tub alone so that he could watch the sun set with Becky. The next morning as Gilbert is getting ready he notices Arnie is still in the tub, absolutely freezing. As he helps Arnie out of the tub he is filled with guilt and it becomes apparent that this is his life and Arnie is his
Nobody is injured but they are stranded. As the family awaits to be rescued, a car stops to help the family but turns out it was the misfits. As the misfit continues to talk to grandmother, the family realizes who they are tries to convince them that their good people but. After the family is killed and the grandmother is left, she tries to convince the misfit leader to let her live. The grandmother says, “Let god save his soul.” (154) as she feels like she has convinced him, she tries to touch him and he turns around then he shoots her and kills her.
“I did love him once-but I loved you too” (107). This emphasises that Daisy is lost and caught in the middle and she doesn’t know what to do. She ends up hurting Gatsby and almost pushes him to his death because she was the reason he got shot by George Wilson, it was Daisy who was driving the car that killed his wife not Gatsby but Tom and Daisy decided to let Gatsby take the fall. When he dies all his so called friends couldn’t be bothered as now Gatsby doesn’t serve a purpose and can no longer do anything for them. This shows that no one really cared about Gatsby whether he was dead or
While the family was resting a car came driving down the road. The car stopped and three men had gotten out of the car. The grandmother immediately realized that one of the men was “The Misfit” and that sealed the fate for her and the family. “The Misfit” tells the grandmother that they would have been better off not recognizing him, but in the end it does not help. The family was taken into the woods where they were shot and killed by “The