“Curley’s wife stands as a glaringly bitter and ironic illus-tration of the immorality of narrow minds and the social conditions that produce them” (Hart 39). No one on the ranch gives Curley’s wife the respect that a young, beautiful woman deserves, but she also has been treated so low her whole life that she does not demand respect. For exam-ple, “Curley’s wife is not given a proper name. Apparently she does not merit it;” Curley’s wife never takes notice to her name never being used, which is
In conclusion the loneliest character in the book was Curley's wife for what she has done in the past and because Curley has her isolated from everyone. Throughout the story she is never really talked about because Curley doesn't bring her up a lot so when she comes in the barn with Lennie it was here first time in a while talking to another guy other than Curley and that shows her isolation.
She was determined to get away from her family, so she married almost the first man she met, without even getting to know him first. Now, she is the only woman living on a ranch and she has no one to talk to. She told Lennie that if she had been allowed to be in the movies, she “wouldn’t be livin’ like this” (88). Curley’s wife was stereotyped as a helpless woman from the time her character was introduced to the time she was murdered. In the 1930’s, women were supposed to stay at home and do chores while their husbands were away, and then wait on them when they returned.
If a person spends his or her entire existence avoiding problems, this person will never learn and, in turn, never become a better person. In Touching Spirit Bear, Cole’s mother overcomes two huge obstacles in her life. Prior to the beginning of the novel, she never stood up for her son while he was being abused by her husband. Although she didn’t enjoy the violence that was inflicted on her son, she never said a word about it to a soul. First of all, Cole’s mother had to accept that her husband was violent and cruel towards Cole.
We worked hard until Christmas, yet we received nothing because we were just guests and worthless in their eyes. Everyone was so elated and full of pure bliss, except us. I was so enraged by their actions I yelled to her “Why won 't you just love us, we are your grandchildren too? Why won 't you be our grandmother?” our Aunt Melissa smirked and scoffed. Then Esther said calmly yet sharply “You three think you 're so special.
The Lisbon 's were Mary, Lux, Therese, Cecilia and Bonnie, who lived under their mother 's dictatorship, who controlled every part of their life. Their father is however, unlike any other novels written by men or men perspective, very sympathetic, but very submissive under his wife 's authority. The girls ' mother did not allow them to go on dates, get waxing, wear any make-up, wear tight or revealing clothing, go outside with friends etc. This lack of freedom and their tyrannical mother 's authority, push the Lisbon sisters in a deep depression and isolation. The
She is trapped in a victims circle. Curley’s wife feels like she has not attached anything in her life. “I never get to talk to anyone, I get awful lonely” loneliness is a key aspect in Curley’s wife character. She married Curley to escape her controlling mother and ended up in a loveless marriage. She forced on her dreams to try to keep herself happy but this only make matters worse.
. To fail as a wife and daughter-in-law would have been to shame herself and her whole family as well” (50). As Grandmother Chung aged with time, Hoa was forced to carry the burden of all the household chores with no help whatsoever. Despite this especially large burden, along with caring for her own two children, Hoa complained little and persevered through this time of hardship. Out of love and respect for Grandmother Chung and the rest of the family, Hoa put her family as a priority, caring for them from dawn until dusk, so that the house could function and run smoothly during an already rocky time in Vietnam.
Another difference was their family life. Chris never had a girlfriend, and was very distant from his parents, truly only finding solace in his sister. Cheryl, on the other hand, Was very close to her mother and became devastated when she died, Cheryl was also married before divorcing her husband once her mother died, and her life began to crumble. Another difference was their connections to their previous worlds. Cheryl had continuous connection to those around her and kept in touch to update them on her location, as well as receive food and money from them.
Discrimination of the mice and men In the book Of mice and men written by John Steinback some of the characters are mistreated by the other people because they are not the same they are the outcast of the group. Curley 's wife is a lonely woman on a ranch with a whole bunch of ranch hands and nobody wants to have anything to do with her she got married to man that she doesn 't even love she is just on the ranch with a lot of people and really nobody likes her and even after death nobody even felt bad for her. Candy said “ You God D*** Tramp”.You did it din you. Everybody knew you messed it up someway”. (Steinback 95) Since this is taking place in the 1930 and that Curley 's wife is a women she also