Her agonizing fall climaxes as Mrs. Hale realizes that “She was going to bury it (the canary) in that pretty box” (Glaspell 16), uncovering a motive for the killing of her husband. The respective protagonists were also driven into madness by their husbands and a lack of support from their friends. With the narrator of “The Yellow Wallpaper,” her husband as well as her husband’s sister were simply ignorant to her pleas for help. Minnie Wright, on the other hand, suffered from a mentally and physically abusive relationship and a lack of support from any friends at all. Despite the commonplace of men in powerful positions in each story, they are both considered feminist works as women are given a larger role and have better ideas than
Cat manages to escape but she 's exhausted from her panicked flight and collapses on the outskirts of Slick Rock, Colorado. Hank, Barry and David Heritage, owners of the Triple H Ranch think Catalina is the woman they’ve been waiting for. They take her into their home, to rest and heal, and begin to
Mikayla Moore A Christmas Carol The story A Christmas Carol begins with Ebenezer Scrooge, the protagonist. Scrooge’s business partner, Jacob Marley, passes away from unknown causes on Christmas Eve. This event, along with many other unfortunate events that took place around Christmas resulted in Scrooge hating the Christmas season. On Christmas Eve, seven years later, Scrooge was sitting in his bedroom by the fireplace when the bells on his door began violently ringing. Suddenly, Jacob Marley’s ghost flies through the close door.
Abigail and her group of friends around found in the forest doing witchcraft to get their love interest to fall for the however they are caught by her uncle Parris and instead of confessing and telling the truth she lies to her uncle Parris by claiming she was just dancing. Due to her act Abigail’s sister Betty is unconscious and the whole town is convinced it’s witchcraft, causing mayhem throughout the community also known as mass hysteria. In the book The Tipping point it states “... convinced that he is being contaminated by some unseen evil- in the past it was demons and spirits; nowadays it tends to be toxings and gases.” This is how mass hysteria is starts, a collective illusion which if clearly shown in the play. In the play Abigail proclaims, “She lies! She sends her spirit into me, and makes me laugh at prayer!
Mikayla Moore A Christmas Carol The story A Christmas Carol begins with Ebenezer Scrooge, the protagonist. Scrooge’s business partner, Jacob Marley, passes away from unknown causes on Christmas Eve. This event, along with many other unfortunate events that took place around Christmas resulted in Scrooge hating the Christmas season. On Christmas Eve, seven years later, Scrooge was sitting in his bedroom by the fireplace when the bells on his door began violently ringing. Suddenly, Jacob Marley’s ghost flies through the closed door.
The Crucible takes place in Salem, Massachusetts in 1692. The action begins in the home of Reverend Parris, whose daughter Betty lies unconscious and appears very ill. Around midnight the night before, Parris had discovered Betty, his niece Abigail, and Tituba, his black slave, dancing in the woods, causing Betty to swoon. The local physician is unable to determine the cause of Betty 's illness. Mr. and Mrs. Putnam arrive and reveal that their daughter Ruth is also ill. There is talk in the village of an unnatural cause.
8.The marriage of saviors on Princesses. There are couple motifs in those tales: the stepdaughter is expelled by the stepmother from the house, finds shelter in the forest, her stepmother wants to kill her, the heroine is rescued by forest friends, and then the prince enlivens beauty from a sleep. The Sleep has a great symbolic meaning in the tales. What is this unusual sleep? Under the influence of a certain curse (as a rule, imposed with the help of some magical object), the princess falls into a kind of lethargic sleep, but physically, she remains alive, but its consciousness is turned off and the heroine stays conditions until the evil spells are destroyed (usually by the prince).
At first she tells us a bit about how well her son is doing. One day changed all circumstances, suddenly an incident happens. All the troubles started when their cat died on 4th July; their neighbor told the narrator that she had seen two boys putting firecrackers in Trudy’s ears. She suspects that it was her son, who has been killing Trudy, but he denies. Through the short story her son lies about everything, which makes his mother curious and suspicious about him, because something is telling that he is not telling the truth.
The Giants are actually cannibalistic and the hunger for human flesh. If that’s not enough for you then take the Landlady for an example. The woman that greets Billy Weaver is actually a murderer. He is totally blind to it at first, but later realizes that she is kind of a creep with no personal space. She laced the tea she gave to Billy with poison so that he would fall asleep and die, but before the poison took affect on him, he noticed that the dog that was curled up so calmly next to the fire, was actually dead and stuffed and so was the parrot.
One day the cat almost trips him down the stairs, he begins to swing his axe at it. His wife stops him and “Goaded by the interference into a rage more than demoniacal, I withdrew my arm from her grasp and buried the axe in her brain. She fell dead upon the spot without a groan.” (Poe The Black Cat). He hides the body by removing bricks in the cellar and putting it in the wall. A few days later the police show up and he shows them