The short story “The lady with the Pet Dog” by Anton Chekhov and “The lady with the Pet Dog” by Joyce Carol Oates are written very differently, but in distinct ways. In “The lady with the Pet Dog” wrote by Anton Chekhov is a better read than “The lady with a Pet Dog” by Joyce Carol Oates. It lets us readers stay on track and have a better understanding. It does not jump back and forth. Both “the lady with the Pet Dog” by Anton Chekhov and Joyce Carol Oates can be compared and contrast in different ways.
Lady and the Tiger Argumentative Essay “She knew in which of the two rooms that lay behind those doors stood the cage of the tiger, and which waited the lady.” Which did she choose? In Frank Stockton's short story, the Lady and the Tiger, the lovely princess loves deeply for a man, but now that her father has found out she is with a man in a lower social class, she had to witness her soul mate be sentenced to her father’s coliseum. The princess loves this man greatly, but she is scared that she would have to watch her lover being mauled by a tiger or fall in love with a woman that she deeply despises. Due to her love and compassion towards this man, she chooses the open the door that stood the lady, but doing this she knows that she will have to live knowing someone else is with her partner. The princess chooses the door with the lady because even though watching somebody else with her man she loved would be painful, but knowing
It is undeniable fact that social issues such as divorce, racism, abuse, alcoholism, and many other forms of discrimination are part and parcel of our day to day living in the society. Have people ever imagined what a society without the above social issues would look like? People have to think and ponder over that. After a close and careful consideration of the matter, people will realize that the society cannot be worth-living without them. Society as whole have the good and bad people, there are the rich and the poor people.
In the story The Lady with the Dog, Chekhov’s idea was to give me the understanding of what would be going on with Dmitri Dmitritch Gurov, and Anna Sergeyevna von Diderits. The author wanted to show how two lives’ can be such a mess, but when it comes to the affair in the story the author gives me the feedback about how two characters feel towards each other. In the story, the characters talk about what the risks they would be concerned about. The characters also state that they are both in love with one another. Dmitri and Ana say that their true love is risky because they are both married and very unhappy in their separate marriages.
The necessities and the lifestyles of the older persons are different, according to their family background and depending on their health related conditions. Maintaining a good communication with family, friends, and neighbours is an integral part of the social life of these older persons. All the participants that participated in this study mentioned that for no reason they will miss out any family events, despite the hearing difficulties that they are experiencing. On the other hand, outside family events for one reason or another were less frequented. Therefore, during the interview time, some of them revealed some kind of social isolation.
The Open Window Hector Hugh Munro wrote a funny short story called “The Open Window” where everything spins around the Vera’s stories. This short story has character development in three main characters Vera, Framtom Nuttel, and Mrs. Sappleton. Furthermore, the symbolism is present in Y elements; for instance, the season, the large French window and also the bog. Likewise the point of view is in third person omniscient in the hole story, and also in the Vera’s story about their relatives, but in the last one the point of view is different.. The reader may find the use of character development, symbolism and point of view to contribute with the comprehension of the text.
Society has taught us that there is an expectation of how humans should live their lives. If someone does not meet a certain standard, like beauty or wealth, then they are thought of as less than. Imagine you were walking down a busy street when suddenly you came across a poor looking man wearing very worn-out clothes sitting down on the sidewalk. You automatically assumed that the man was homeless. Although you had never met this man, you judged him based on what he looked like.
Every moment that happens in our lives, every decision that we make, every path that we follow eventually boils down to us making the choice between having safety and having freedom. These two concepts are completely different yet in order for life to work properly you can’t have one without some of the other. They can never be totally equal and the greater one isn’t necessarily our choice all the time but if you were to only have one we would be living a completely different story. H.L. Mencken believed that human kind “doesn’t want to be free… [they] simply want to be safe.” However, in contemporary society (any society for that matter) that’s not true.
Furthermore, they live by themselves behind their close doors. I was so sad when I saw people who were walking in the road without paying any attention or care about others. They keep everything as their minds and their hearts inside. They did not want to share anymore because they were too busy on working, studying, and taking care their private families. I feel happy because my childhood was full fill by the honest and warmth of neighbors.
One of the main themes in the story is that of the sea. Because her sons are always leaving her to be killed by the sea along with her husband, Maurya has become terrified of its power and wants desperately to find a way to save her two remaining sons from its power. In the end, however, she cannot do so and the final two end up drowning and the incredible power of the sea both as an attraction and a destroyer is made evident. The main theme concerns the power of the sea. As an island, Ireland has a very powerful connection to the sea.