Their Eyes Were Watching God Women's Struggles

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Woman’s struggles Women have struggled for many decades; there have been several stories that portray how and what women have struggled. Some struggles are small like what a woman wants in a husband to larger struggles like being able to voice their opinions and feelings. Two stories that depict these struggles are “The Yellow Wallpaper” and “Their Eyes Were Watching God”. These stories discretely describe how women have struggled throughout the decades. Although arranged marriages are not as common in today’s life as it was years ago; women still marry men for wealth and status and not for love. They may do this because their parents raised them to see material things as happiness. Although in “Their Eyes Were Watching God” she ended…show more content…
This story written during the women’s suffrage movement was in progress. Because of what was happening in the world; her writing discretely shows how women struggled. This is not as clear point as “Their Eyes Were Watching God” because Janie says what she wants were the narrator in “The Yellow Wallpaper” never truly says what she wants or feels. By the end how she has gone crazy and can’t contain herself anymore is a lot like how the suffrage movement probably got started. All it would take is one woman to finally stop suppressing her feelings and demand more freedom in society. With enough women who have had enough than the end result is a suffrage movement and women getting more…show more content…
We struggle not always because we are being told what to do but because we are not making choices that allow us to live wild and free. Money can never give anyone happiness; choose love. In this man’s world women need to stay next to each other and be ready to fight for any kind of injustice treatment women are getting. In years to come I can see women being on top and men will be fighting to have rights. In the two stories “Their Eyes Were On God” and “The Yellow Wallpaper” shows women everywhere what holding things in will do to us and how we need to chase what we want, but we not need to do this fight discretely, we need to make it
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