Going to Extremes Essay

433 WordsJun 1, 20122 Pages
Solve your problems do not hide them! On prime time TV, Marnie Jones, a 35-year-old mother of two, faces the camera and tells nearly 10 million viewers what is wrong with her life. Her sons’ father left her 10 years ago and has not had a date since. She is wiped out from being a mum and having to earn a living. The camera pulls back to reveal a panel of experts listening sympathetically. The doctors prescribe a complete makeover. Marnie happily agrees to that. Months later Marnie has been perfected and is expected to live happily ever after. Only not as the Marnie Jones she was, she has become someone else. /105 Marnie Jones wants a total makeover because she is feeling miserable. What if there was no plastic surgery? Would her life be over? No, of course not. By undergoing plastic surgery you are telling everyone, that your life is a failure. That is why plastic surgery is never the answer. Marnie should try to get a grip on her life step by step. If she cannot do that herself she should try to contact a psychiatrist. Because her problems start somewhere, she just has to find where, and then solve them. /196 We live in a world where we see each other as individuals. And we should act like individuals too. Everyone should be glad with who he/she is. We should not change ourselves at any circumstance. Because, if we change ourselves we change who we are as individual, so therefore Marnie changes her whole personality, she will never be the Marnie as she was before. Plastic surgery is just morally wrong. /266 Everyone knows the expression; ‘‘it is the inside that counts.’’ What we really mean by that is that your inside is far more important than your outside. It is the inside that tells us who someone is. So why, if Marnie wants to change herself, she wants to change her outside? That is the complete opposite from what she has to do. She has to change her

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