She offered the snake her milk but as it bore its fangs onto her teat, blood mixed with milk and its tongue fed on the pink mixture. The queen’s screams pierced through the darkness of the night and talked gibberish for hours until she finally ordered Electra, her daughter with Agamemnon whom she sold off as a slave, to offer libations on her behalf at the previous king’s burial mound with the rest of the house slaves. Two shadows lurked upon the grave of the late king Agamemnon: one silent man named Pylades and; one grieving man with brewing
One night, she heard her parents arguing and struggling in terrible wrath to each other and saw that they are struggling for the knife where her father had ordered her to take the knife away from her mother’s hand and so she followed and tossed it out the window. Engracia continuously spat and slapped Pio as soon as she was released from his grasp then clutched Martha and told her words that were foreign and strange, words that were only half-understood but Martha was crying. When Martha was eighteen, she fully understood the night that had been a blur to her when she was still twelve. She fell in love with a guy not older than herself, and her seriousness and innocence with love hindered things such as fun or flings and she asked him about their marriage and he just laughed at her. After her heartbreak, Martha had inflamed the hatred she kept against her father for
Curley’s wife tries to explain to Candy that his dreams will never work out which portrays that she deals with her attention by bring people down. In one of the final scenes, Curley’s wife tells Lennie to feel her hair after she finds out that Lennie likes soft things. Then, Lennie grabs onto her hair and will not let go. After struggling for many seconds, “she was still, for Lennie had broken her neck” (Steinbeck pg 91). Curley’s wife’s continual urgency for attention ends up getting her killed.
Ayah suffers during the riots, as she is abducted by the cronies of the Ice-candy-man. It is Lenny’s probity which brings about the ultimate catastrophe-the abduction of Ayah. The most tragic aspect of the abuse of Ayah is that it is set off by Lenny’s truth infected tongue. She cries, for three days “I stand in front of the bathroom mirror staring at my tongue. I hold the vile, truth-infected thing between my fingers and try to wrench it out...
However, she had been given doses of morphine to help calm her nerves after the murders of her father and his wife. Lizzie was seen burning a dress shortly after, claiming it was an old one that had been ruined with paint. Lizzie Borden was arrested on August 11, 1892 for the double homicide. Her trial began nearly a year later on June 5, 1893. The mangled skulls of Mr. and Mrs. Borden were unveiled in the courtroom as evidence, thus causing such a shock that Lizzie fainted at the sight of them.
They were so hungry that they could eat like a horse. So they ate some of the candy. The door opened alone, only to find a witch. The horrifying, ugly witch captured them. She caged Hansel, while Gretel was forced to prepare the oven.
He called his sister Iza over to look at Ayla’s eyes, because Ayla is crying. Creb had not seen this in a child (Auel, p. 48). Ayla crawled into Creb’s lap, and she cries because she thinks Creb doesn’t love her. Iza explains what she must do to become a better clan woman for him. The Clan of the Cave Bear talks about how everyone changes, both Ayla and the Clan.
In difficult times when Rosaura’s baby Roberto needed it most. Clearly this isn’t possible in reality, even Tita knew that. The family and Tita tried everything to feed the baby, cow milk, teas, and even wet nurses were rejected by the baby. Tita, anxiously, “pulled open her blouse and offered the baby her breast” (Esquivel 76). Tita knew it was completely dry, but she couldn’t stand someone crying of hunger it was torture to her ears.
This girl literally hates me so she tried to do anything to get me in trouble. Everything was blamed on me, she would yell at me until I cried, she broke down my self-esteem, I wasn’t allowed to do anything in the classroom, I had to ask permission to do everything, etc. I got to a point where I hated my job and I was constantly having anxiety attacks at work and was extremely depressed. I talked about it once to my boss and of course, she denied everything and I had no proof so I was at a loss. After that, I was punished by her and she was even more nasty to me.
In the early stages of his life Grenouille shows signs of draining the life out of the people around him. When Bussie gives him up to Father Terrier she complains that he takes so much milk from her she has begun to lose weight and doesn’t have anything left for other children. Even as a baby Grenouille literally drains the life out of his wet nurse. In addition, Bussie screaming that “he’s possessed by the devil” (10) foreshadows his devilish behavior and his future murders. Suskind builds anticipation for Grenouille’s decent early on in the novel.