Hearts beating, fingers trembling, love is one of the most complex emotions people experience every single day. Love, a controller of actions, can influence actions to the point where one is lost in an illusion. In A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway, Catherine Barkley meticulously creates an illusion of love in order to fulfill her desires thereby leading Frederic, an oblivious man lost in an illusion, into an escape from reality. Catherine begins her plan by replacing the role of two important men in Frederic’s life, the priest and Rinaldi, in order to make Frederic solely dependent upon her. Sandra Spanier writes about how “Catherine Barkley is the synthesis of the priest’s faith in an ideal love and service tempered by a Rinaldi-like
This essay will examine the diverse ways in which love has been presented in six poems from the chosen anthology. Chiefly, Christina Rossetti”s Remember is often considered to convey committed love, one that puts the other before itself. In Remember, the dying speaker, supposedly Rossetti herself, implores her lover not to forget her even after she is “gone into the silent land”. At first, the poem may appear to merely be the pleas of a persistent lover; however, concealed within the loving words, the persona”s tone is more complex than initially appears. On one hand, the poem [precisely/
The idea that the beloved needs to be able satisfy the desires of the lover is a theme that Gluck connects both these poems too. While she approaches the situation the lover is in, and their feelings about the beloved in two very separate ways, they are still both connected by the feelings and tensions between the lover and the beloved. She comes to an epiphany in both poems about the lover being unable to fully satisfy her desires even though it is in two different manners. Overall, the main theme these two poems are hitting is desire 's mistakes. The idea that the there is some sort of flaw in either the way you desire the beloved, or the desire 's themselves are flawed.
Rossetti is able to escape reality through art, taking life in his poem as he can emotionally relate to the loss of the earth-living’s lover. Evading reality, Rossetti can reunite with his wife who has suicide through symbols and signs of presence. “(I saw her smile).... And wept. (I heard her tears. )” (Rossetti 139-144), the earth-living lover can feel the spiritual presence of his wife, though there is a void that is unknown.
Through the death of Flaubert’s characters, he was trying to further represent the negative and destructive views that he holds about love. For instance, choosing to have Emma commit suicide and Charles dying as the result of a broken heart, demonstrates how Flaubert 's views love as an emotion of mass destruction. Love is a emotion of mass destruction because love can make people do crazy things. Emma was so in love with herself and the life that she had, and this caused her to not be able to stand the thought of losing everything due to her careless financial actions. Emma thought the only option she had was to commit suicide because she couldn 't bare the thought of living a life where she was poor.
Lyra goes to the underworld to apologise to her friend Roger as she felt it was her fault that he had died. When they finally meet he rushed to embrace her. But he passed like cold smoke through her arms, and though she felt his little hand clutch at her heart, it had no strength to hold on. They could never truly touch again.
As Pearl faces the same shame as her parents, such as being called “an imp of evil, emblem and product of sin" (Hawthorne, 129), her need for care and attention grows larger. The final aspect of love in the novel is one of the importance and connection to family. The humiliation and contempt they all felt brought them closer together as they did not want to witness any of their suffering. Pearl’s reaction to her father’s death exemplifies the depth and strength of their connection. The narrator describes their final moments by saying “Pearl kissed his lips.
At last, Andrew dead in no regrets. Andrew quietly tells Mary that fate has brought him together with Natasha after all. Andrew also speaks to Mary about Nicholas, giving his approval of their marriage…… Andrew, aware he is dying, contemplates life and death……Andrew thinks of love as a unifying force, but he is aware that his ideas are cerebral and lack something. (Tolstoy,Book Twelve) Conclusion In conclusion, both War And Peace and All My Sons show the important fearture of the family, is love and forgien. In the war, most of the people lost something, may be lost their family, comrade-in-arms and conscience.
In the first stanza, Keats expresses his romantic sympathy by describing Isabella and her lover as a tortured pair who “could not in the self-same mansion dwell / Without some stir of heart, some malady” (3–4).They don’t share their feelings to each other but they have their eyes to express of their presence and spend the happy moment, which this poem briefly calls "love" (Heinzelman, 1988, p. 177). He is like a palmer but psychologically never stronger than a child. He has the lacks the power to speak, to declare himself and also of his love. Each lover eventually submits to the paradox of seeing self-interest and personal well-being as the presence of the other: They could not sit at meals but feel how well It soothed each to be the other by; They could not, sure, beneath the same roof sleep (5-7) At last, Isabella takes the step to convey her feeling to Lorenzo but without hurting him. She speaks: " 'Lorenzo!
As shown in the story the key by Nnedi okorafor. She tell a story of a young girl named fwadaus who lost the house key of her uncle’s house .After losing the key fwadaus decided to burn her hand so as to attract sympathy from his uncle who mistreated her . The story says “this fateful day, she lost something not so little- she’d lost the key to the house and she was terrified of her uncle‘s wrath.” and the story continuously say. “Only two weeks ago, he had beaten fwadaus for spilling a pitcher of milk. She’d fallen and hit her head, knocking herself unconsciously for thirty seconds.