As an example, Adam’s parents really bore him throughout the story, with their less than happy, relationship and careers. Adam says “My parents are really just a piece of the boredom in my life that I just don’t want for my future.” Also Adam doesn’t really like his friends because he just isn’t impressed with anything less than perfect. “I only hang with my friends because there’s nothing to do, sometimes I’d rather do nothing than hang with them.” Another example is when kids at his school make fun of him and call Adam the “suicide kid” and Adam doesn’t like this at all. He says, “The whole reason I dropped out of high school was that I couldn’t handle the bullying anymore and I just got sick of it. This makes Adam a lot more depressed because now he can’t go to school, and being in class learning is one of the only things that he somewhat likes.
Milton’s mother, Fanny Hershey, was often disappointed in her husband’s failure; the two spent large periods of time away from each other much like Rip Van Winkle and his wife (Irving). Due to a lack of central parenting and support, Milton grew up on his own. He did not receive the best education, and he was enrolled in seven different schools during his childhood (Bowers). Along with that, Milton’s mother discouraged reading because she felt that it would ruin his mind;
Cole is a 15-year old that trusts no one and no one trusts him. He feels like everyone needs to fear him because he thinks that everyone is out to get him. He thinks everyone in his town is against anything he does. He has gone to juvie many times and is just trying to get out of going to real jail. His dad beats him and his mom does not care about him she just cares about her reputation as a wealthy woman.
School, being lonely, but mostly because of his parents.’” (47). Ali and Chris talked, and she understood his struggles in life and saw how worthless he felt due to the judgement of others. Christopher could no longer take it and vanished into thin air. Not one person heard from or saw Christopher Creed again. All the pressure and judgement built up and he hit his breaking point.
Also when Sofia tells Eleanor that her baby will most likely grow up to be a racist. By that we can infer that being racist was basically inevitable, it had become a social norm. Sexism can be seen when Mr. ______ marries Celie just to have someone who would do the chores and other things around the house. Also when Mr. ______ says to Celie, “Who you think you is? … You black, you pore, you ugly, you a woman” (Walker, 209).
She is a friend to Aibileen. She portray as a strong, tough and bossy maid who is not able to keep her employment because of her sharp tongue. She is the best cook in Jackson, Mississippi town. In the movie, Minny character is intended to provide the comedic moments for the viewers. But, instead she comes off as humorous, she ranks just above Hilly as a clear stereotype towards the white people.
In the fall, Dill returns to his family in the North and Scout enters the first grade. Scout and Jem begin to discover mysterious objects, designed to intrigue children, hidden in a tree on the Radley property. When Tom Robinson, an African-American man, is accused of raping Mayella Ewell, Atticus is appointed as the defense attorney. Mayella and her shiftless father, Bob Ewell, live in abject poverty on the outskirts of town. The family is known as trouble and disliked by townspeople.
Arnold. He drives him around to the places he needs to be on time. He is dissatisfied and disgusted with his life that he drinks it all up and ends up missing three days of work because he couldn’t handle the stress or distraction his life was brought upon him. During the three days he wasn’t at work he was drinking and thinking up ways he can open up his dream job of owning a liquor store. He is a very desperate man who tries everything to get the ten thousand dollar check from his mom.