In the novel The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton the character Darrel Curtis is unquestionably influenced by his gang as it prevents him from being successful to becoming the father of the gang, and overall being someone to look up to. Darrel, or Darry has always wanted to become something amazing in life, but sadly when his parents died in a fatal car crash, he was left to raise his two younger brothers, Sodapop, and Ponyboy. More specifically, Darrel chooses his gang over his potential future to care for his friends but sadly, “. . .
Doodle always wanted a brother who will care for him and keep him safe. At the end of the story deceitfulness was shown when brother left Doodle alone in a storm. Brother also mislead Doodle, through having him done things he was not capable of doing. Being deceitful can sometimes break a good relationship or lead to a lot of worse things. Not only did brother mislead Doodle, but he was untruthful to Doodle.
with love and respect, Brother thought that, “Doodle was just about the craziest brother a boy ever had… like someone you meet in your dreams” (555). Brother is a thoughtful sibling. To Brother, just because having a disabled sibling doesn’t mean you can’t explore the world with them. Brother is a delightful
Peter becomes obsessed and self absorbed, allowing his wealth to turn him into an arrogant and unliked a man. As a result, his new found delusions of grandor and self-importance to aid in his brothers however. His brothers attempt to intervene and help their brother to become a good man once again. Unfortuantely, they are unable to get him to once again see reason, therefore they leave him. Revist their father’s will and come to a new found
However, the kindness and compassion Mr. Pignatti shows towards them shapes them to be better people and greatly improves the quality of their lives. One character who has a major impact on John is his father. John’s father shoots down his dream of becoming an actor and having big goals, instead of encouraging him and supporting his dreams. This, however, causes John to strive beyond living an average life. His father was also a compulsive alcoholic, and at parties would encourage John to drink alcohol to impress his friends.
Characterization: John has a lifelong craving for love, something so powerful he went to war over it. It also inspires his magic and career in politics. Connection: In I Die in a Combat Zone, O’Brien goes through a similar experience. He too wanted time to pass quickly, and did not want to become involved in anything crazy. Symbol: The mirror is an escape for John.
Because of Okonkwo’s unhealthy relationship with his father he never wanted to appear weak in front of anyone. This is probably how he won the wrestling match against amalinze the cat who was a powerful champion wrestler before Okonkwo beated him. “Fortunately, among these people a man was judged according to his worth and not according to the worth of his father. Okonkwo was clearly cut out for great things. He was still young but he had won fame as the greatest wrestler in the nine villages.” -chapter 1 page 4 Okonkwo’s eldest son Nwoye had a rocky relationship with his father.
The protagonist was so desperate for a normal brother that he set out to train his brother to get over everything his disability prevented him from doing. In the end, however, he pushes his brother too hard, and Doodle dies. This is a story that uses foreshadowing to hint to the reader about pride, and how it is both a wonderful, and terrible thing. The speaker wanted an able-bodied brother desperately, and having a crippled brother tore into him, “...so [he] began to make plans to kill him by smothering him with a pillow,” (1), until his brother, Doodle, smiled at him, and proved that he was indeed all there. The narrator was six, and for the time being, that smile from Doodle was enough.
In the book The Color Purple the character Harpo is victim to society's stereotypes and destroys his marriage in his attempt to conform to traditional gender roles. Harpo falls in love with Sofia, a strong willed woman whose personality balances with his more passive one. Yet Harpo attempts again and again to be the dominant one in the relationship, to be the man his father thinks he should be. His attempts to overpower Sofia fail, and end up driving her away. Harpo struggles pointlessly to try to gain his father's approval and tries to beat Sofia into submission.
I will be compariang brutus and ceasar, brutus and ceasar are both hungery for power my first main point will prove that ceasar is hungry for power. Mark antony ceasar best friend offered julius ceasar a crown in front of the crowd, but ceasar deinied it in front of the crowd for attention and to show that he is not ambitious, but in reality ceasar wants the crown because in the play brutus asks why ceasar is sad, ceasar was sad becuase and did not get the crown that he had wished for, ceasar belived that he could be the next big king and ruler, he also wished to be great that the crowd would make large monuments or statutes for him, but instead he rejected it just to look like a better and less slefish ruler. Brutus is also known for getting