“Tuesday of the Other June” by Norma Fox Mazer is a realistic fiction story about a girl named June who is being bullied by another girl named June in swim class. In the beginning June gos to swim class and encounters a bully. In the middle June was being bullied and it was getting worse. In the end June moved and thought she was getting away from the bully but she moved closer to the bully and realized she had to deal with the bully on her own. June changed a lot thew out the story.
Which she then got beat up after school. She tried again at Mary S. Black Elementary but the teacher didn't like her so that didn't turn out very well either. When she went to Welch Elementary she was put into special classes. People then started to whisper about the Walls kids all day. At the end of the day she is getting beat up again by some black girls.
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.
This seven-year-old girl took a big chance that she would be returned to her mother, finding an unwelcome beating like in the past, but it was worth it. When her mother came to retrieve the young girl from the school house, the local police followed the orders of the Dictator and jailed her mother, enabling the young girl to receive her education. The courage from getting herself sick, confiding in the teacher, and jailing her own mother showed the author something he will never
Firstly, Melinda shows that she is frightened because when wanted to tell him to stop, she was scared because he was older and she did not know what he would do to her. Melinda said: “NO I DON’T WANT TO! But I can’t spit it out”(135). He made her so nervous that she couldn’t tell him to stop harassing her. He was taking advantage of her because she was only thirteen and when she wanted to asked him to stop he did not let her.
In the story it says, “ ‘I know, I know. You’ve said that a hundred times,’ she snapped. ‘What did you say?’ He asked, pushing his newspaper aside.” Maria’s conflict connects to the theme of the story because she is being ungrateful towards her father and wants to grow up too fast. In the text it also says, “Maybe he would do something crazy, like crash the car on purpose, to get back at her, or fall asleep and run the car into an irrigation ditch. And it would be her fault.” This connects to theme because, Maria needs to be thankful for her family and, she is not acting very thankful according to this quote.
Williams deceives the court and everyone else so she would not be tried for punishment. The only reason all of the trials started was because of Williams and out of fear she was going to lose Proctor. She deceived the court because she thought she would have a chance with Proctor by accusing Elizabeth Proctor. When someone is in love they will go into desperate measures to get what they want. When Proctor wants to prove how bad of a person Williams is, is when he decides to tell the truth about his affair to the court.
It’s only after Connie realized that Arnold knew everything about her, yet she did not know him, that she started paying more attention and realized that Arnold and his friend were older than they looked and she began getting scared. When Connie refuses to go with him and asks them to leave, the other side of Arnold; the cruel and cold one is brought out, thou he tries to hide it behind his laughter, it is still visible and this is disturbing. By now Arnold’s persuasion has failed, and that’s when he resorts to threatening Connie, threatening to break down the glass door, or burn down the house to force her to come
R/s on Friday, Ji’Naza told him that Jazzmyne beat her across her arms and legs because she hit Domell’s daughter. R/s Ji’Naza said she didn’t want to tell because she didn’t want to get in trouble. R/s he advised Ji’Naza to tell the counselor at school, but they child didn’t feel comfortable doing that because Jazzmyne’s mother is counselor. R/s Ji’Naza was afraid to go home because her sister was going to tell her mother and her mother would beat her again. R/s Ri’Naza stated that she didn’t feel like she would make to Monday to tell someone at school.
I was surrounded by my worst nightmare... fish! They were everywhere, all around me. Swimming on top of each other trying to gulp down the food I held in my hand. Finally, I resurfaced. I looked around to see if my class were still watching me and sure enough they were.