The mood of Penelope and the Suitors can be described as anarchic, which demonstrates the idea that the suitors are out of control due to the vacancy of the king, Odysseus. The scene of the painting shows Penelope being bombarded by suitors who someday hope to be her husband. While the suitors continue to beg for her attention, Penelope ignores them and remains working on her tapestry instead of resolving her issues with them. She continues to work on her tapestry as if they are not even there. Penelope’s servants also ignore the suitors, as if they were told not to make contact in any way for fear they might do something wrong.
They show that they do not care and do not give him the attention he pleads for. The fact relates to Lorraine in the way that her mom, Mrs. Jensen, is constantly nagging and making nasty comments to her such as “Lose weight,” “Look prettier,” “Be perfect,” etc. etc. This makes her feel horrible about herself. John, Lorraine, and many other teens feel unwanted, lonely, and depressed.
“Originally” is a poem written by Carol Ann Duffy that was published in 1990 and takes reference to a context of Duffy’s own childhood experience of moving from Glasgow, Scotland to England at the age of six. In a literal sense, the persona describes her experience of moving from her “own country” to an unfamiliar place, her inability to adapt to the new environment and at the end reveals her inner hesitation of her true identity. Throughout this poem, Duffy tries to convey the message that one’s childhood experience shapes and has a great effect upon one’s identity. This poem is written in a childlike register to suit the context of a child’s experience and feelings. In terms of structure, this poem has a regular structure with three stanzas,
The couple leave bitterly, creating an awkward vibe in the environment which greatly disturbs Marion. The audience can see this when the story describes how she “...cant stand shocks. That kind of people make her really physically sick” (214). The rest of the scene, Charlie tries to comfort her about everything, but the incident disturbed her so much that she changes her mind about letting Honoria go back with
She tells Aylmer, to “either remove [the] dreadful hand, or take [her] wretched life” (223). Georgiana believes that the only way to be loved and accepted is to have outward beauty, and because Aylmer does not find her beautiful with the birthmark, so she asks him to remove it or to kill her. We can see that she is bothered by the thought of not being beautiful in the eyes of her husband because she begins grows impatient waiting for him to remove
She has no right to do anything without him permission. This comes as a huge culture shock to Betty and does not know what she can do to adjust to such unfamiliar practices and treatment. She becomes desperate and , she shouts and screams only to make her situation worse as such emotions are not expected of a
The American experience is often corrupted and hard to achieve: this corruption is based on how loyalty, family dynamics, and the presence or absence of role models in life. Loyalty is a subject often betrayed in literature, as it shows a characters’ vulnerability, as they are unable to keep themselves content enough to stay with their families they have promised and dedicated their lives to, no matter for how long or to who. Rose considers this vulnerability, and chooses to repel from her instinct to leave. She believes that if something isn’t working, they should try to fix it before they abandon everything they once viewed as irreplaceable, “Don’t you think I ever wanted other things? Don’t you think I had dreams and hopes?
She also feels frustrated when they try to communicate to each other to solve the misunderstanding or problem between them but failed. And lastly, she also feels that she is unable to understand Ms Ng feeling and behavior, the distance between them has become further and further and she might lose this friend any time soon. For behavioral consequences, Xiao Jia has always argued with Ms Ng for small problems and they have started to ignore each
I recognize I have wanted to give up several times and the reason is because everything around me is negative, I hate to see hypocrisy in front of my eyes and is maddening to feel hate around. My body is feeling weak and chapfallen of trying to do everything perfect and my eyes wept tears constantly of seeing how many people supposed to be my friends left me alone and the worst part is to know the reason why they left have no sense. My mind is like a labyrinth with no scape and always confused because of the fact of no having idea how to do everything perfect without being judged. Maybe is the way I am or maybe the problem is that I have not been having Lord in my life for a long time. I still remember myself trying to find a solution, believe me or not I was very lost but after a lot of wept tears and depression comes this song that helped me to put my heart