Months and months go past schools finally over and Monnie is looking like the man of his city. A Lot of hate is getting thrown his way and he feels he should leave before he mess his career up. He tells his family their moving to Cali and it's a little fuss with his son but he feels they can get past that. After a few days they’re all packed up and ready to go leaving all the memories and struggle in the home as they begin their road to success. It's been a good couple days and their finally at their new home 4 bedrooms 3 bathrooms and much more.
Elvis has a secret; he has another family and son just by accident. When Yunior and Elvis visits the family in Santo Domingo, Yunior saw Elvis’s son, who has mosquito bites all over his legs and an old scab on his head, and naturally Yunior hug the boy. This is the first time Yunior shows empathy to someone. Probably, Yunior sees himself through the wounded boy since Yunior had much emotional damage to his heart. In addition, he just broke up with a law student and she left him with her baby, so Yunior might think if he had a baby, it might look like this boy.
He awakes to a completely new world, which has undergone tumultuous changes, including that of his wife’s death. The story of “Rip Van Winkle” explores the consequences of his lack of involvement in his 6society. Apathy, a trait explored in “Rip Van Winkle”, has serious consequences and shows readers that participation in one’s own life is abundantly important. Rip falling asleep for 20 years is quite intriguing, which leaves many readers wondering: what if his story was real? What if someone fell asleep and missed the American Revolution or 9/11?
After Hassan had being raped by Assef and his friends, Amir had not seen him for weeks. He would do his chores and then go back to bed to sleep.Throughout time Amir couldn't look Hassan in the face without feeling guilty that he did not intervene. One day Hassan asked Amir if he would enjoy to take a hike up the hill, they did hike up the hill but Amir realized it had being a mistake and wanted to return home. Amir couldn't be around Hassan without getting headaches and feeling guilty. As Amir and Baba were in the garden Amir brought up a topic that Baba had never thought or wanted to, he asked “if he had ever thought about getting new servants?” Baba was in disgust when he heard those words come out of Amir’s mouth.
He woke up at 7:45, and he needed to be at work by 8. So, he was hurrying by, and forgot his dirk. Without his luck charm, he missed his buss, and was forced to walk. When he was walking, he got a call from the Scottish government that said that the CBoS had been shut down indifferently for fraud reasons. Joe was just turning around to go home, when he saw a man.
Quintana had been unconscious for days and was suffering from pneumonia and septic shock. Didion recalls that she was mixing the salad for dinner when she noticed her husband stop mid-sentence and slump over. Within an hour of calling the paramedics, John was pronounced dead (p. 22). Within an hour, her husband had gone from living and breathing in his living room recliner, to a death certificate marked 10:18 p.m. Immediately, Didion begins her quest for answers, explanations, and solutions; solutions that, in her mind, might bring John
Once found, Jurgis is shocked to find the conditions of the family. Weak as she is, Ona has gone into premature labor and is dying. After enlisting the help of a midwife, Jurgis spends his night drinking, trying to forget his struggles and the pain he is experiencing. Returning home early in the morning, Jurgis finds that the baby had died, and Ona was not far behind. Racing into the bedroom, Jurgis speaks to Ona one last time before she dies, leaving him no one left to care about in the world except his son.
Ordinary People In the film Ordinary People, it is about the Jarrett family tragedy and how the results of the suffering plays itself out amongst the family a year later. Everyone must continue to keep a front of normality for society and for each other. Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftershock of the death of their oldest son Buck. Conrad is overcome by so much sorrow and guilt to the point that he attempted to commit suicide which led him to spend a few months in a hospital. He seeks out therapy because he needs to feel more "in control".
Odysseus’s adventures were long, brutal and tested his weaknesses. I'm going to analyze how these weaknesses kept him from returning home. Because of these weaknesses odysseus’s son grew up without a father in his life, who knows if he even had a father figure in his life at the very least He survived many situations against all odds and was reunited with his wife and son after 20 long years. Two of his adventures were. Odysseus likes women that are not his wife, and he gets sucked into the goddess Circe’s “vortex” so to speak, his crew warned him it was a trap to keep them there but he didn't listen and they stayed there for a year eating and drinking as much as they could possibly want.
“So you went down alive to Hades’ house/ Most men die only once, but you twice”(Homer 115). When Odysseus goes to Hades he sees his mother and many other people that he knows who were dead. When he sees his mother she tells him that he is going to get home eventually but it is going to be a challenge. This is a very emotional time for Odysseus because he got to see his mother that has been dead for a long time. Homer adds the challenges that Odysseus faced in the middle of the book to create an emotion in the reader and to help the reader better understand the reasons he was prevented from getting home.