Everyone is capable of stabbing, shooting, or murdering someone, however, everyone has their own trigger… for some, it might be jealousy or envy and for some, it could be pure anger. Since humans are born savages everyone has an evil lying within, therefore when something happens that triggers that evil the human will resort to their natural sense of savagery because that is their nature and because civilization is just a concept that keeps us from showing our true selves. From the moment a human is born, they are told how to talk, how to walk and how to act. The society humans live in constrict a human’s natural sense of savagery; however strip that away and put a human in a situation where the rules of civilization are absent then there will be nothing but pure chaos. In Lord of the Flies, the kids try very hard to stay civilized, however, it proved to be too difficult as their inner evil started to take over.
Death is Usually considered a bad thing to be lurking around your daily life but in these instances it is just another common thing that occurs daily. In Legend by Marie Lu, a girl is stealing and selling of stuff to try to earn enough money to buy the cure for the disease that her brother has. In Scythe by Neal Shusterman, The main characters have been selected to be trained as Scythes who are basically people who run around killing people because they were randomly chosen. The dystopian novels Legend and Scythe both share the similarity that they use the Hero Archetype for the main characters and use Dystopian controls, to establish the common theme that First, Marie Lu uses the characters mood and actions to help develop the theme. In
Though the novel Chasing Lincoln’s Killer includes lots of information about the entire conspiracy, including many pictures of the suspects involved, the other two works do not. In the excerpt from The Plot to Kill Lincoln, the author chooses to talk mainly about Booth and Lincoln. She includes very little about Lewis Powell and nothing at all about either David Harold, Mary Surratt, nor George Atzerodt. The producers of Killing Lincoln also mainly revolved the movie around Booth. However, they also included lots of staging where David Herold was with Booth and give plenty of information about Herold, too.
People act and think the way others do and although some even know what they are doing is not right, the mob has the power to influence most of the decisions. Furthermore, once a number of people accumulate, the choices begin to turn out as a big matter. Mob mentality has often the power to try and do things people never dare to; since it is a whole group, not a single individual, and within it, the evil is easily exposed to nature. For example, “‘The chant rose a tone in agony “Kill the beast! Cut his throat!
Even though Bolin was the most well-known of the gang, he was not the leader in some of the versions of the legend. Although he was not the leader, he was the cruelest of all and had the gang named after him. Bolin’s gang was terrorizing around the time of the Civil War. The men would be off to war, leaving the children and wives behind to fend for themselves. For the most part, lives were normal for those families left behind.
It states, “My hand was already on the lock of the door before I recollected myself.” The author uses “I and me.” The different points of view affects the reader in a few ways. In Rebellious Robots, it affects the reader greatly. It doesn’t show much of their feelings because it is in third person. It describes Greta’s feelings more than Dev’s. But, it still doesn’t tell much.
Books in our society (Fahrenheit 451) are illegal to own because they corrupt ones mind with fake and damaging knowledge. Montag was found with over twenty books in his house which means that he does no think like a normal person. A person who does not think like our society is considered dangerous to themselves and the ones around them, this is why I am prosecuting Guy Montag. Before Captain Beatty was murdered out of cold blood, he was the head fireman at his fire station. He was an honored, intelligent man that had done nothing wrong.
Frankenstein 's creation foreshadows what is to come in the future which is technology gone wrong. Smartphones are already monstrous today but they have not created a huge destruction to humans. If the cycle continues, smartphones will be able to seriously harm mankind. The size of a smartphone today definitely does not seem to be intimidating but the size does
This reinforces the idea that Grendel’s mother is also a monster, since put in the same position as the prior one. The two monsters, Grendel and his mother are also associated with the night as a time for action. This reinforces their animal-like behavior, and the monstrosity of their actions because they are not giving fair warning to the humans. The monstrosity of Grendel is also seen through his savagery when killing the men. He is carnivorous and feeds on human flesh.
People do crazy things, that could be completely out of their personality, when they are placed under the right set of circumstances. Every human will have a critical moment when they have a meltdown or decide to do something evil to the people around them if they are in a disastrous situation that has the right circumstances. This article can connect to Lord of the Flies because Jack became bloody thirsty always looking to kill an animal. Jack was placed under the right circumstance by being on the island without any adult supervision and food, and this caused him to act evil by killing the animals and always thinking about blood and