The Second Time Dillard Analysis

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Dillard 's uses humor two times in this passage to grab the reader’s attention. The first time he used humor he said “ Doing something does not require discipline; it creates it own discipline - with a little help of caffeine”. This is funny because we all that drinking a little caffeine can make you very active or in other words hyper. The Second time Dillard uses humor he says “ You don’t lift car around the clock or write books every year”. Dillard use sarcastic humor to make us laugh, It’s sarcastic because, he’s saying that you are not going to be able to just do it, you have to work for it. Those are the two ways Dillard uses humor in the essay.

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