Women realizes that without work and salary had make them lost their confident as individual to pursuing a professional job because they don’t know their worth anymore. For example the author state, “a Time magazine cover story on “The Case for Staying Home” and a “60 Minutes” segment devoted to a group of former mega-achievers who were, as the anchor Lesley Stahl put it, “ giving up money, success and big futures” to be home with their children. (Warner, 2013) Women thought that by stay home will solve the relationship issues and that women will be recognize as a good mother, but O’Donnel’s experience prove this to be wrong. Women who are working, they value their self more and put their self in front of a lot of things like marriage and manage work
When she goes to the party, she has a great time and has an absolute blast. But when she goes home, she finds out that she has lost the necklace. She tells her friend that they have to fix something on the necklace. But instead Loisel and her husband borrow money from loan sharks and buy an exact replica of it. After they give the necklace back, they have to work off the extreme amount of debt.
Mama describes the story in a way that catches each of the characters attention. Cofer writes “Mama put each of us in Maria’s place by describing her wedding dress in loving detail: how she looked like a princess in her lace as she waited at the alter” (Cofer 20). This puts each of the characters and even the reader in the place of Maria, as she stands at the alter and gets her heart broken. The story tells the reader that they do not want to be in Marias shoes, so they must be careful and cautious with men and who they choose to be their husbands. The story of Maria la loca is an example of letting love control who you want to become.
She is mainly concerned about her own appearance and materialistic things, but doesn’t care about others. Daisy is not capable of true love. She chooses to marry Tom for his money, because she is tired of waiting for Gatsby. Daisy decides to love Gatsby again after they meet again five years later and he impresses her with his big mansion. Daisy shows her fickle personality when she to not go to Gatsby’s funeral and leave town.
Sara truly started with nothing as she was forced to pay her way through college. To further drive home the idea of Sara being self made and achieving the American dream, Yezierska juxtaposes the Smolinsky household on Hester Street with Sara’s living arrangements after attending college. By using vivid imagery and compelling diction to contrast the settings, Yezierska presents an inspirational account that showcases Sara’s rise from poverty. The Smolinski family is on the brink of disaster. We see that the landlord is constantly threatening to kick the family out into the streets due to being behind on rent payments.
Mathilde always imagined herself in a high social position with wonderful jewels and expensive clothing instead she have to wear simple clothing. In her mind she is doing her husband a favor by marry him because he is a ''little clerk in the Ministry of Education''(Maupassant 3). She never considered her husband feeling he was heartbroken because she was not happy about the invitation to the Ministry party but she was too busy fretting over what to wear to notice. Her one night of radiance cost them to loss everything they
Steinbeck teaches us that life is not easy or happy without a companion to talk to. Curley 's wife is someone in the ranch who feels isolated from everyone and alone. When she is telling Lennie about her life before the ranch she explains, “Well, I wasn 't gonna stay no place where I couldn 't get nowhere or make something of myself,....So I married Curley. Met him out the riverside dance palace that same night.”(Steinbeck 88). She was not happy with her life before because she thought her acting dreams were ruined so she wanted to make changes so that she would be happy.
When she had finally regained her job, she lost it two months later for speaking out and saying that she had been cheated out of a portion of her wage. She as well as many immigrants went through the same thing, making it harder to become anybody in
In The Awakening the main character Edna is going through a life changing event. Edna unfortunately is living in an era where women are supposed to be dependent and devoted to their husbands and a full time mother. Edna doesn’t want to play that role anymore and she wants to become independent. Edna’s want for independence and becoming her own person is finally achieved when she sacrifices her life and kills herself. Edna sacrificing her life shows how her values begin to change from only caring about her family’s needs to now caring about her own needs/wants.
It is the company which has large number of employees and contains many departments. My mother usually complain about her teammates and her leader during dinner time. Sometimes she also said that she does not want to go to work anymore because see feel uncomfortable at her work place. At first, I did not actually pay close attention to what see is saying because I think that it is not a big problem and from the smart look women that she has I believe that she can figure it out by herself. However, after I have took the course I notice that it is a big problem which can affect my mother psychologically health and her job satisfy.
At the same time his father 's business was failing and was soon going bankrupt, so he payed for his father 's attorney for his company. He also played his sister one five thousand dollars to his sister. Yet again his father 's company was going back to court, so he gave his mom one hundred thousand dollars to cover the future costs. All that he had to pay for was an attorney from Walker & Walker and a lawyer from Wall and Smith. On July 1st Lawrence ran into Tony Spagoni again and July 2nd.
Her firm determination to find love leads her to marry Joe, who claims he will never make her work or suffer hardship. Shortly after Joe becomes the mayor, Janie thinks to herself, “The wife of the mayor was not just another woman as she supposed. She slept with authority,”(46). Janie expresses how uneasy she feels about being the mayor’s wife, as the position she is in causes the townspeople to keep their distance from her. The fact that the townspeople are jealous of Janie also creates tension between them despite the fact that she wishes to make friends.