The women use their emotions in order to figure out that Mrs. Wright did commit the murder. By the end of the play they decide to protect her because they seemed to relate to the abuse she endured in the household. The murder was justifiable because during this time period there was no such thing as divorce. Mrs. Wright was dying slowly because of her husband, and the only way to escape was to kill him the same way he killed her bird through strangulation. Mrs. Wright’s situation is comparable to a prisoner who is condemned to incarceration for life with no parole when they have never committed a crime.
For instance, when Curley’s wife tries to talk to Lennie in the Barn while he avoids her, she says, “I get lonely, I can’t talk to nobody but Curley. Else he gets mad”(42). Curley is careless with his wife since she is always solitary and had no one to talk with because of Curley’s jealousy. Curley is not a good husband since he constantly does not let his wife to speak with George or any other worker of the ranch because he gets upset and jealous. Also, when Curley’s wife is talking to Lennie, Candy, and Crooks in Crooks bunk she states “I think I know where they all went even Curley”(37).
After Candy has brought George to the barn to show him Curley’s wife, George leaves and Candy cries. What is the true source of Candy’s sadness and why? Compare the killing of Curley’s wife to the night Candy’s old dog was shot and killed by Carlson. 2. Death is the beginning and the culminating event in the chapter, but the killing of Curley’s wife is regarded with a lack of emotion by the characters, even less than the killing of the puppy or the shooting of Candy’s dog earlier in the book.
October 2, 2012 Case Brief Cupp v Murphy 412 U.S. 291 (1973) Facts: Daniel Murphy was convicted of murdering his wife in the second degree. After he found out of the murder he called the police and voluntarily submitted himself to questioning. In the middle of his questioning the police noticed a dark spot on his finger and they asked if they could get a sample and he refused. The police did not respect his wishes and they took the sample anyways of what was under his fingernail. They processed it and later found out there was traces of his wife’s nightgown, skin, and blood all from the deceased victim.
Plot Development in Trifles Susan Glaspell’s Trifles can be described as a short play about the small things that women notice. In Trifles, two women discuss how one of their friends could have possibly murdered her husband. While they talk about it, they begin to find clues as to why she either killed him or was really upset about something her husband did that made her kill him. Mrs. Hale and Mrs. Peters, the wives of the sheriff and Mr. Hale, a prominent man of the town, discover three slight clues to the murder of Mr. Wright: a quilt piece, a bird cage, and a dead canary. The discovery of the quilt pieces shows us that something was wrong with Mrs. Wright.
In the Grimm’s fairytale, the witch’s death is a triumph because the children she has killed or tried to kill, like Hansel and Gretel, return home alive. But in this version of the story, we see the father as prison warden. He bars the door to keep harm out, but the tone of the poem suggests the children are being locked in. The children have escaped the witch only to be held captive by the father. Gretel is in darkness because she has committed murder and can’t live with the memory.
Her relationship with are husband is empty and without meaning. The bowl itself is empty and meaningless. Andrea is always worried about losing the bowl which symbolizes her fear of losing her lover and her husband. The bowl represents love: “The bowl was just a bowl. But she did not believe that for a second.
Part Two Jeffery Macdonald is still denying him being the murderer of his wife and kids. The police work hard to find out details of that night in part two. We learn, as readers, about his trial, his conflicts, details on the lady with the hat, and more. Jeffery Macdonald was charged with the murders in the beginning of the part. Of course he sees that it is not fair because they didn’t take into consideration that his tests all came back well.
A woman stays around store till she gets old as Methuselah and still can’t cut a little thing like a plug of tobacco. Don’t stand there rollin’ yo’ pop eyes at me vid yo’ rump hanging nearly to yo’ knees.” After this fight they didn’t talk to each other and Joe got sick and died and he was still cursing at her before her died. Janie feels like a free bird from the cage being with Tea Cake. Janie is cautious when she first meets Tea Cake. He is younger than Janie, obviously not from the upper class.
Of Mice and Men 5 Paragraph Essay Loneliness is someone who is alone all the time, and has no one to talk to. In the story Of Mice and Men, three characters face loneliness everyday. Steinbeck vividly shows this strongly. Curley’s wife, Crooks and Candy are the loneliness people in this novel. Curley’s wife is lonely because she is the only women on the farm, and has no other girls to talk to.