Miranda Lucy’s biological mother fell into insanity when Lucy was born due to a curse that runs through Lucy’s family that only her and her foster parents know about. The curse was put on the Scarborough women long ago and was documented in a letter as well as a diary of Lucy’s mothers. In order to break the curse the girl affected must go through and complete three impossible tasks before their first born daughter is born, or they’ll fall into a rabbit hole of insanity. I liked how the author shows how everyone goes through different paths
When Najmah is facing these conflicts with herself it is showing the reader how PTSD changes someone 's life. Najmah changed after witnessing her family’s death. Staples used this because we get to understand Najmah’s voice in this situation as she changed. (SIP-B) Najmah also is facing conflict with other characters in the novel. (STEWE-1) Najmah faces conflict with Khalida, “For all of her kindness toward me, I have begun to resent Khalida.
Nonetheless, when the Macbeth sent the murderers to slaughter her and her child, she instantly stood up to the resistance of her husband. Her child does too. This demonstrates the adoration they had for him. We likewise get an unmistakable comprehension of her child's mind and shrewdness past his years. This is very important because it is ironic.
Creon’s rage is what caused his sister's death, Antigone because he is stubborn when he is mad. Lastly, terror is a big emotion that caused negativity. If Ismene was not scared of Creon and helped bury Polyneices better and would have had a better chance in saving Antigone. Love was a huge emotion in the play Antigone. Antigone’s love for her brother Polyneices led to her being put in jail and led to her killing herself.
Trujillo uses his sneaky ways to get to his extremely powerful position. He abuses his power in many ways in the novel. He most definitely proven to be a very bad dictator. The theme power once again was shown in many was in the novel “in the time of the butterflies” it was shown in trujillo's controlling ways,how He kills all the people who oppose him, and how he spies on people's every
I would identify my greatest professional success as my first successful adoption. After graduating with my Bachelor’s degree, I quickly began working as a case manager for foster children. My first client was two years of age and had experienced more trauma in her short life than some adults. This client was a beautiful girl on the outside, but it was obvious that there was so much pain on the inside. The client’s caregiver was her great aunt, who was terrified of my client and she was sure that the placement would not be successful.
All the fighting put a lot of stress on young Ida, “Mama charged Clara with sneaking into the house like an enemy, charger that she had always covered papa, berated her for taking advantage of illness to have her way” (283). The fact that Clara slept with Ida’s father puts Ida in a tough position. Does she take her mother's side because that is her mother the one who birthed her, the one who raised her till she was to sick too and the one who loves her the most; or does she takes Clara’s side? The women who came into her life and turned it upside down but made her happy, feel loved, took care of her and was always there for
Despite the minor setback, I could not contain my excitement and muffled my squeals with a pillow. When I had reached the heart wrenching moment, I could not help but cry for Avery’s loss. Closing in on the last few chapters, I could feel fresh tears streaming down my face. Avery Roe suffered the loss of her first love, the rejection and death of her grandmother, and finally realized why her mother had locked her away in their grand mansion. For her mother, instead of getting heartbroken, she felt failure every time she made spells, and it was her own daughter that broke her heart.
Everyone at the end died and the kingdom was held in the hands of the husbands of the daughters killed. You can relate this book to another Johnson 3 one of Shakespeare’s books called Romeo and Juliet. The reasoning for this is because that both these stories are about tragedy and love. In this case King Lear loves his youngest daughter dearly and even though after he disowned her, she still took him back and forgave him for his mistake. This book is an outstanding book because the amount of detail that goes into it is
She was the one who began the entire witchcraft because she wanted Elizabeth killed and John Proctor all to herself. She had affairs with John Proctor and loved him, but unfortunately for her he did not feel the same about her and we can see this through their conversation “Abigail: Give me a word John…. Abigail, in tears: I look for John Proctor that took me from my sleep and put knowledge in my heart….” (22). Abigail Williams is very manipulative and because of this many innocent people were calumny and sentenced to death. It is very clear that Abigail is very vindictive as we can see clearly that she took revenge on Elizabeth for firing her.