Lord of the flies: Section 1 Literary Devices: Symbolism Plane crash: symbolizes failure or breakdown of society in the world outside Piggy’s eyeglasses: symbolize insight , wisdom, and knowledge Signal fire: symbolizes hope Metaphors “ with the running of the blood , Simon’s fit passed into the weariness of sleep. “ the usual brightness was gone from his eyes and he walked with a sort of glum determination like an old man. “ power lay in the swell of his forearms; authority sat on his shoulder and chattered In his ear like an ape. Simile “ the boys lay painting like dogs”. “ one patch touched a tree trunk and scrambled like a bright squirrel”.
I opened the door and was surprised to see Phoebe not on the bed, but the floor. She had somehow noodled her way to the floor rug. “Child, what are you doing on the floor?” “I’m slowly decomposing on the floor!” Phoebe said perfectly sane. “Did Simon actually understand you? !” I chucked the bottle at here and laughed as she pathetically tried to roll over and failed.
| Janie experiences jealousy for the first time and tries to beat up Tea Cake. | Tea Cake is bit by a rabid dog. | Tea Cake falls ill, becoming increasingly delirious and paranoid. He is unable to swallow and water or eat at all. He is unaware of his impending death, refusing to go to the hospital | Janie kills Tea Cake in self defense.
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AP English Literature January 29, 2013 “Sunshine” Even though he is attacked by something he knows as his loving pet, the young boy from Christopher Fisher’s essay “Scars” -on the topic of “Sunshine”- is left feeling guilty, despaired, and mournful for his late rooster, Sunshine. His father unsympathetically executes his pet and his mother briskly prepares him to be cooked for dinner by "plucking Sunshine in the kitchen sink, dropping fistfuls of bright yellow feathers,” which left the boy in a state of sorrow to “slouch[ed] off to his bedroom to cry.” He promises himself that he will not eat, calling it “cannibalistic” and “obscene,” that outlines his dedication to his departed friend. But, when he sits down at the table and watches his family “feast on mashed potatoes, peas, corn, hot biscuits, and fried Sunshine,” he feels hunger arise inside of him, showing that despite his feelings for his pet, he is lured by his appetite. “Don’t give in! He was your friend!” he tells himself in an attempt to subside his cravings for his pet, but it is to no avail.
As soon as doodle and his brother finished eating they went off to Horsehead Landing. When they reached the landing, Doodle was to tired to swim, so he just went with the tides. After they had drifted a long way, clouds started to gather and turn black. When Doodle and his brother finally reach Horsehead Landing they heard lightning scream, it silenced the sea. By that time Doodle was exhausted and terrified, and so he fainted into a pile of mud, his brother surprisingly helped him up, and decided to go back home.
He carried an old-fashioned plastic lunch box with a superhero on it. I was so busy trying to figure out which superhero it was, I didn't Create PDF files without this message by purchasing novaPDF printer (http://www.novapdf.com) notice where the boy was headed until he leaped off the curb, landing between us and the next car. "Milos!" I screamed. "Watch -" The last word was ripped from my lungs as I slammed against my shoulder belt.
While later zero came back with a box of cereal and 2 bottles of orange juice. Stanley and zero were digging then Stanley hit something hard. Stanley dug around it and pulled it out it was a chest. Zero and Stanley saw lights then they flash on them it was Mr. Sir the warden and mom all three of them were shocked because there is a family of yellow spotted lizards. It want be long till they die.
Nohn Digker 01/18/2011 English 1102 Assignment -1 The Consequences of Choice In the story A & P, John Updike uses Sammy’s immaturity to show the consequences of choices. Sammy a typical teenager shows an immature behavior like most teens. From the moment the group of girls catch his eyes; he loses his attention and could not remember even if he had rang up the Hiho crackers in his hand. He finds himself following the path of the girls with his eyes as they go about their business looking for the product they have come in to buy. Wearing a bathing suit in a grocery store is more like being naked in public.
The Trinity In “Once More to the Lake,” by E.B. White, the author speaks vividly about his summers spent on the lake with his father. He also talks about his time as an adult and how he wishes to share those experiences with his son. In the essay, the author talks about three important people. The three important people in the essay “Once More to the Lake,” by E.B.