The judges knew that the witchcraft was a myth but didn’t do anything about it. Danforth and Hathorne often rejected logical facts and refused to head testimonies proving innocence because so many people were accused. After a while, it became clear to everyone in the town, including the judges, the accusations were false. These judges instead of revealing the truth they clung to their pride and ignored what was happening in front of them. If word got out that they sent several innocent people to their deaths their reputation would be ruined and they would be out of their jobs.
Perry has many sociopathic characteristics including, lack of moral responsibility or social conscience, erratic behavior, rage and anger, ability form a particular relationship to one person, crimes are usually spontaneous. Perry’s erratic spontaneous outbursts is what caused him to go through with the murders and slit Mr. Clutter’s throat which put him on the killing frenzy that ended the rest of the Clutters lives. Capote highlights Perry’s sociopathic tendencies by comparing them to that of Dicks Psychopathic tendencies which exemplifies how when put together they are at each others fault for the
Especially when Willy becomes violent when things do not go his way. This is shown when Biff says to his mother “Because I know he’s a fake and he doesn’t like anybody around who knows!”(Act 1). Although tragedies with Shakespeare usually involves violence and murder. Miller follows this formula differently. The idea of not using physical violence to kill someone, but to kill someone with emotional violence as Willy does towards Biff is also a tremendous loss in the play.
Duke couldn't find them. As they were sailing over Atlantic sea they spotted a merchant ship that later turned out to be a pirate ship. There was a huge fight between the ships and finally Nancy and her friends won the battle. They took over the other ship and continued their way to the coast of Guinea. There they found a lot of gold and other valuable stuff which they stole therefore they became wealthy so the decided to go to Madagascar to finish their traveling.
After these event, Katherine’s attitude changed completely. She became a ruthless killer who would rob her victims. She collected a lot of loot over the years she was an outlaw and she decided to bury her treasure into the now dried up lake of Green Lake. But soon after, she was attacked by Trout Walker and his wife. She died after being dragged out into the sun and bitten by a yellow spotted lizard.
Lennie ends up crushing his hand, which makes Curley hate him even more. It just adds to the flames when Curley finds his wife dead in the barn. George did Lennie a favor by giving him a merciful death before Curley killed him in cold
Idi Amin became the leader of the British Army. he sent out a killer squad, to kill anyone who supports Obote (“Idi Amin Biography,” par.7). Vlad impaled elder people and young children because to him, they were useless. Vlad put corpse on trees and walls in the country (“Vlad the Impaler,” par.9). Macbeth, the witch in “La Belle
Violence is never the answer, unless it is in literature. The work of Crime and Punishment is one of the greatest examples of how violence moves along the storyline. The scenes of violence in Crime and Punishment contribute to the work because it drives the characters insane, impacts the lives of the characters, and finally it was used as a way for our main character to prove himself as an above-average person. The act of murdering the pawnbroker and her sister caused Raskolnikov’s to spiral into insanity. Soon after the crimes were committed Raskolnikov found it difficult to stay conscious because he experienced multiple fainting spells.
All Grendel could think was to run away. Beowulf ripped Grendel’s arm clear off, killing the mighty beast once and for all. After the death of Grendel, Beowulf learned about Grendel’s mother. Once he learned more of this creature and her whereabouts, he decided to venture into her lair and end her life. Once he arrived at the lair of Grendel and his mother, they came face to face.
Medea’s choice of killing her children in her own home is a very heartless, harmful decision that would impose unlimited pain on both her and Jason. In order to achieve maximum possible vengeance, she must flee before her enemies can punish her for her outrage (Segal 17). Her decision to murder her children rids her of the typical motherly image society stamps on women. She portrays more masculine qualities through her behavior and actions, which are very alien traits
She ultimately decided to become a prostitute, selling her body for money. She hitchhiked across the United States where she finally decided to make a home for herself in Florida. Aileen sold her body to numerous men and women, she also found herself in jail more than a few times for disorderly conduct and assault. (clarkprosecutor.org) In 1976, at the age of 20, Aileen met a man by the name of Lewis Fell. Fell was 69, a wealthy man, he was a Yacht Club president, and he was very comfortable in life.
People that tend to let anger, sadness, etc. build-up they often take it out on others, especially the ones they love the most. They might not notice they are being a monster and hurting others when they really are because they are so used to getting hurt or used to the terrible things that have been done to them or witnessed happen to others they love. Being a monster is just the way they choose to deal
George makes the decision to kill Lennie because might not be able to get away so he would get beat up for killing Curley’s wife, he doesn’t want Lennie to kill anything else so he takes his life. Lennie does many bad things that lead to his death. Before the novel starts it talks about how Lennie frightened a woman so they got ran out of Weed “They run us out of Weed”, (Steinbeck 91). This leads to many more mistakes that Lennie makes which affects
When Grendel arrives, he slays many of Beowulf 's men. Beowulf strips nude to fight Grendel hand to hand. He bursts Grendel 's ear drums then severs his arm. As Grendel slinks into the night, Beowulf taunts him with boasts about his own strength and power. Grendel returns to the cavern where, with his dying breath, he tells his mother the name of the man who killed him.