The constant repetitive bites were sucking the energy out of me from smacking and slapping my arms and legs. Ouch! The constant miniature needles poking into me was not making the visit as enjoyable. Every few seconds I could hear the mosquitoes buzzing by my ears. Some also got stuck in my eyes and even my mouth!
The house realized something was off so a voice was let off. “The house tried to save itself Doors sprang tightly shut, but the windows were broken by the heat and the wind blew and sucked upon the fire……. The house gave ground as the fire in ten billion angry sparks moved with flaming ease from room to room and then up the stairs. While scurrying water rats squeaked from the walls, pistoled their water, and ran for more. And the wall sprays let down showers of mechanical rain.
Pa messed up on a brick, Mister was mad. Momma, I was there,” Ben said as he sobbed uncontrollably. As Betty stared in shock, Nancy rushed in the door. She stopped right in her tracks as soon as she saw Betty’s aghast face. “Betty, I’m so-” “We have to get out of here,” Betty told Nancy.
Bradbury uses diction to represent how technology ripped people apart and destroyed their personalities. “The Pedestrian” states, “Sudden grey phantoms seemed to manifest upon inner room walls where a window in a tomb-like building was still open.” In this excerpt of the narrative, Bradbury used diction to symbolize death, which shows how the character’s personalities deteriorated from the use of technology. Likewise, the diction shows how people were glued apart in separate tombs. In “There Will Come Soft Rains”, another narrative, Bradbury used diction to show how the house was destroyed by nature because of its technological elements. The short story states, “The fire burst the house and let it slam flat down, puffing out skirts of spark and smoke.” When the fire, which represented nature, angrily destroyed the house, it showed how nature will always triumph over technology.
5. Evidently from the documents, the most frequently recurring phenomena the accusers felt was the witch 's presence awakening them in their slumber and in some cases said to be sitting on their chests choking them. The bewitchment of animals and creatures being another apparent part of testimonies. For instance, John Louder states "And some tyme after that I being not very well stayed at whome on a Lords day and on the after noon of s 'd day the dores being shutt I did see a black pig in the Roome Comeing towards mee soe I went towards itt to kick it and it vanished away,"(Bridget Bishop,TSB-4,11). He also "...did see a black thing Jump into the window and came & stood Just before my face, upon the bar the body of itt looked like a Munky only the feete ware like a Cocks feete w 'th Claws and the face somewhat more like a mans than a Munkies," which threatened him as well.
At the same time, I experienced so many disappointments and struggles, I started to lose my interest in life. I questioned myself every day. Is it normal to lose interest in everything that you used to love? I didn't get an answer ... I knew I was lost because I couldn't hear my own voice anymore.
The type of intolerance that shows up in the house of the scorpion is the fat that a person isn’t like the rest. This shows up when Matt is found in the poppy fields. At first the children didn’t care that he was poor or dirty. So when he hurt himself they took him back to the Alacarán Estate. But when they found out what he was Matt suddenly became this disgusting, untouchable creature.
The faint light illuminated the cramped barn and the terrified, tear-streaked faces of her friends with shadows pooling at the corners, lurking just beyond the reach of the flickering flashlight. The Cough is one of the most dangerous epidemics to have ever wreaked havoc on this earth, already claiming more than half of the world’s population. The disease is highly lethal and contagious and the only way to tell if a person has it was the ever so subtle cough. Jackson’s family and Aria’s boyfriend have already met their fate by The Cough and Dara’s sister is dead from severe blood loss by her wounds caused by the
She also gets super paranoid by Noise and would have a hard time sleeping peacefully; she would be afraid of getting eaten by an animal at night. Mary made a thoughtful suggestion stating “ I would avoid drinking water so I won’t have to use the bathroom”. Mary would probably have a hard time in the stocks because she Is very ticklish and tends to kick and fight back while being tickled. Mary will become more isolated after her sentencing and would avoid going back to the stocks. As the more emotional person in the group; Britney stated “I would start crying and become emotionally stressed”.