In the play A Raisin in the Sun, the man in the house; Walter makes a quick decision to give insurance money to the character Willy Harris so he could buy a liquor store. As a result, his decision causes Willy Harris to take the money which causes an apathetic mood in the story and creates a loss of hope in the family. This shows Walter to be spontaneous and quick to trust. Walter has always had dreams of owning a liquor store because he thought he would make profit. He’s very passionate about his fantasy, “...You see, this little liquor store we got in mind cost seventy-five thousand and we figured the initial investment on the place be ‘bout thirty thousand, see.”(79) But none of his relatives think it’s a smart idea.
When Nick returns home from his cousins house, he spotted Gatsby outside on his dock: “—he stretched out his arms toward the dark water in a curious way…I glanced seaward—and distinguished nothing but a green light, that might have been at the end of a dock” (Fitzgerald 21). In the beginning of the book, we do not know what this green light means, but by the end of the story it goes to show it signifies Gatsby longing for Daisy’s love. Gatsby and Daisy used to date before he left for the war. Now that he is back and has found her, he wants her back. His arm being reached out represents his trying to reach his dreams.
1-3) The next location in Auschwitz that he was brought to was called the Crematorium where he would have the generators declickered; the dead dragged to ovens for cremation, coke had to be brought in; ashes had to be raked out, and finally the Crematorium had to be cleaned and disinfected. (Pg. 100). While in Auschwitz II-Birkenau extermination camp he talk about how on his first day he engaged in levelling a large mound of earth. (Pg.
I believe this writer has a clear controlling idea for the reason he started his article with “I had no plans to be an actor…I needed work and was leafing through…the Amsterdam News one day.” This statement is already trying to tell he is poor and he is willing to try anything. This then gives the readers questions, what actor did he become? Was he successful? and pulls the readers in. This essay is organization and development for the writer stays on track for just finding anything that is work, will take care of his family, and keep his family’s
Henry races to the kitchen to eat his breakfast before leaving for school. As he is on his way out the door he halts to peer out the window, he gazes at the cab stand across the street, he sees men in extravagant suits driving up in elaborate cars, he thinks to himself “as far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster”. This marks the beginning of Henry 's separation from the ordinary world, his call to adventure. He obtains a full-time job working at the Cab Stand. Henry 's parents receive a letter in the mail from the school stating that Henry has not attended in months.
Farid takes Amir to his old house and it is completely destroyed, Amir see’s his old window and remembers when he saw Ali and Hassan leave. “I had watched Hassan and Ali load their belongings into the trunk of my father’s car.” (Hosseini 275) He also goes to see the pomegranate tree where he and Hassan used to play. Farid insists that they don’t stay long and leave. “I heard a honk and saw Farid waving at me. It was time to go.” (Hosseini 277) They stay the night at a hotel and in the morning they go to see a soccer match at Ghazi stadium.
Walter Lee is a dreamer. He wants to be rich and devises plans to acquire wealth with his friends, particularly he wants to invest his father’s insurance money in a new liquor store. He spends talking about the liquor store until Mama buys the house which he change over the story. After Mama finally gives the money to Walter he started to change over the story. Walter is now fighting for civil rights because he told Mr.Lender that he doesn’t want him to talk anymore and want him to leave, “Is this what you came marching all the way over here to tell us?”(554).
During the meeting, Holden annoys Carl with his fixation on sex. After Luce leaves, Holden gets drunk, awkwardly flirts with several adults, and calls an icy Sally. Exhausted and out of money, Holden wanders over to Central Park to investigate the ducks, breaking Phoebe's record on the way. Nostalgically recalling his experience in elementary school and the unchanging dioramas in the Museum of Natural History that he enjoyed visiting as a child, Holden heads home to see Phoebe. He sneaks into his parents' apartment while they are out, and wakes up Phoebe – the only person with whom he seems to be able to communicate his true feelings.
With all his qualities, Pinero helped create the Nuyorican Poets Café in New York City. Many things inspirited Pinero to write, but what inspired him the most was his life and life experiences and what was surrounding him. Miguel Pinero was born in Puerto Rico but later moved to New York at the age of four. His father was out of the picture so Pinero took it upon his self to support his family and started stealing to put food on the table. He was first arrested at the young age of eleven and sent to a Juvenile detention in the
Gatsby built his house across the water from Daisy’s where he always has a view of the green light, Nick notices Gatsby outside staring out looking at the light early on in the novel, “ …he stretched out his arms towards the dark water in a curious way…I glanced seaward-and distinguished nothing except a single green light.” (Fitzgerald 20-21). Gatsby also hosts extravagant parties almost every night in an attempt that Daisy will show up allowing him to finally reintroduce himself and restart their relationship where they ended it. Jordan realizes this after her conversation with Gatsby saying “I think he half expected her to wander into one of his parties, some night.” (Fitzgerald 79). Gatsby was never able to get over his losing Daisy after he went to war, so he used his friends to arrange a meeting for him, build his house near hers so he could always be close, as well as threw parties hoping that she would come by and be impressed by