Imagery is a figurative language, such as “Where the ocean kissed the southern shore” or “He fell down like an old tree falling down in a storm”. It is a use of images to express a feeling or describe a situation. In the vignette Cathy queen of cats, here is an example of imagery. “Cathy who is queen of cats... her house is like cat heaven” ( Cisneros (13). This imagery refers to the number of cats she has in her house.
The rest of the household is asleep as the meeting takes place between ten and midnight on Christmas Eve. From once the woman enters the room dressed in a white negligée the readers expect that there will be an attraction between the woman and the young man who is just passing the time waiting to go to Midnight Mass with the neighbour. This meeting occurs against the backdrop of a sanctimonious idea of going to midnight mass on the most holy of holy nights - Christmas Night and there in the dimly lit room a young impressionable hormonal young man could be tempted by a woman that is pure and saint-like. De Assis gives many descriptions of Conceição, her negligée, the shape of her face, the look on her face, the veins in her arms, these descriptions are like as if he were describing a statue. He says“she spoke ill of no one she pardoned everything, she didn’t know how to hate; quite possibly she didn’t know how to love.” As the evening wears on we note that he gives strong descriptions of her voice, her whispers, the movement of her head, the movement
In the essay Holland uses this quote “sleep, for a cat, is a worthy occupation in itself.”(Holland). In this quote from the essay Holland describes the human as a cat. Since cats have the reputation for being aloof it show that Americans can relate to a cat at the end of the day for the reason of not having that benefit of getting a nap throughout a busy and packed
The first is the placement of the plant. In the play, the plaint is placed on a window cell in the kitten area. In the movie, the window is replaced with a door that leads to a balcony where the plant lays. Another difference is at the end when MAMA, the elder in the family, forgets her plaint. In the play, the ending is MAMA coming into the apartment for the last time to find her plaint that she almost forgot, but the movie completely skips over that part.
It seems like the melody conveys the relaxation after the working day and exhausting heat. Some notes may be compared with the breath of the light wind. Furthermore, some melodies fill the image with a love story which should undoubtedly appear. Additionally, the composition conveys the vivid pallet of emotions and feelings of the love triangle with the logical development of the events, presenting the expressiveness of the melody through its intensification or calmness that expose the
He tries to locate the noise to see where is coming from but can’t, he trys opening the door hallway, but can’t hear anything from there. He then jumps up on to a desk in his room to a window and pulls himself up to look out at the side garden. He sees five, six, seven cats. As he gets down he wonders if he really saw the amount of cats, or in general saw cats. Late we come to realize the Consuelo tells Montero that there is no garden, that the house does not have a garden, they lost the garden when they build up all about them referring to the
These things all have a great impact on the setting of the book. The references made to nature throughout the novel affect the characters mood. “The very winds whispered in soothing accents, and maternal nature bade me we know more” (77). This quotation from the book shows the impact that nature expressed to Victor that made him feel relieved and happy. “My spirits were elevated by the enchanting and parents of nature; the past was blotted from my memory, the presence was tranquil, and the future gilded by bright rays of hope and anticipations of joy” (96).
The cat represents Zeena. When Ethan and Mattie are alone together, the cat continuously reminds them that it is there watching them. After Zeena leaves the house, Mattie and Ethan sit at the dinner table. The cat “...jumped between them into
His major ideas are things such as soul, good health, as well as the love of nature. Whitman 's idea of equality is so strong that he even devotes the very first lines of Song of Myself to it. He
The day before the Regatta Hobart, Australia A young man of near eighteen years old walked out of his bedroom of the apartment that accommodated him alone and waltzed progressively across his lounge room carpet to an antique gramophone wearing only what he had worn when he came into this world. He lifted the needle and placed on a record that he had slipped from its cover. Replacing the needle, he rotated the handle for the turntable to spin. Out of the bell came the music from Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake and the sounds of a Russian orchestra flooded the room. Colin McKenzie closed his eyes to enjoy the music before he would reopen them and glide across to his suitcase that he was in need of packing for his flight to Sydney.