Madness Of The Tradition

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In the story of “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson, author tells about the story of the lottery that it has been doing every year. They do the lottery as a tradition that they must do in summer time. They do the lottery right before harvest season, and they must to kill the winner of the lottery to make their harvest better. They do this tradition for years and years without any question why they need to kill someone for that reason. People think that this tradition makes them becoming madness because this tradition costs the life of people. People in this era think that these people were doing that tradition becoming madness because they do it in the certain season, must come at certain place and certain time, want in the same way, believe the tradition, and kill the winner of the lottery.
The tradition that they do every year is done always in the certain season. “THE MORNING OF JUNE 27TH WAS CLEAR AND SUNNY, with the fresh warmth of a full-summer day; the flower were blossoming profusely and the grass was richly green” (1). People do the lottery in late June. They do it in the right time before the harvest time coming as a symbol that they will be getting more harvest. They believe this tradition to get more harvest, so they repeat to do the lottery every year. They think, if they do the lottery, they will get more harvest. Otherwise, if they do not do the lottery, their harvest will grow badly. So, this tradition becomes important for their life that makes people madness about the tradition.
They come to certain place, and they also come to certain time once every year because they follow it from the tradition. “ The people of the village began to gather in the square, between the post office and the bank, around ten o’clock; in some towns there were so many people that the lottery took two days and had to be started on June 26th, but in this village, where there

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