Holden Caulfield has random thoughts about suicide several times. He thinks about just killing himself and doesn’t think about how others would feel if he died. He just assumes that no one would care. “I felt like jumping out the window. I probably would've, too, if I'd been sure somebody'd cover me up as soon as I landed.
In the book Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain Huck has to deal with his conscience by either going to hell for helping a slave escape or he helps Jim because he knows it’s the right thing. The only downside to turning Jim in was that everyone would look down upon Huck too. Also everyone would probably later find out that Huck faked his death At first Huck was going to rat Jim out to the people out on the boat but his conscience got to him. and told him that it wasn’t the right thing. The next time Huck was going to create a letter explaining what happened but he ended ripping it up.
Creon is sorry for what he was done, he repents, but it is already too late. He only finds true justice when everything he cared for was gone. Creon’s tragic flaw was that he was resolute; he did not want Polynieces to be buried. He received multiple warnings that this would lead to his downfall. He was put into the position of King.
All these things are shown many times throughout the play but there are certain times that stand out more than others. Hamlet’s being suicidal and his depression takes over most of his thoughts and they are two main characteristics he shows. During his soliloquies most things he talks about is himself being upset or not wanting to live. He shows his depression by saying, “How weary, stale, flat, and unprofitable seem to me all the uses of this world!” (I ii 133-134). He is really upset about his mother and his uncle, but also his father dying.
Even though we were both from District 12, he still had to kill me. I could only hope it didn’t come to that. Then in the Interview he confessed his love for me and we became the forever famed, star-crossed lovers whose love would never be. Because of the incident on the train I still had that thought in the back of my head that it was just another ploy, one that might weaken me so I might not kill him if it came down to it. I didn’t really see any other advantages to him, but it didn’t matter, I
Loneliness is a basic part of human life. Everyone becomes lonely once in a while but in Steinbeck's novel Of Mice and Men, he illustrates the loneliness of ranch life in the early 1930's and shows how people are driven to try and find friendship in order to escape from loneliness. Steinbeck creates a lonely and blue atmosphere at many times in the book. He uses names and words such as the town near the ranch called "Soledad", which means loneliness and the card game "Solitaire" Which means by oneself. He makes it clear that all the men on the ranch are lonely, with particular people lonelier than others.
Victor disliked death and suffering in life because he had lost his mother and it had been too big of a shock for Victor to handle. Because of this, Victor was fascinated with the chance of being able to bring his mother back, and to end all suffering. Victor’s mind grew with ambition because he knew that he had the knowledge and the power to do so. Eventually, Victor’s mind had started to take over. It is evident when he states, “Every night I was oppressed by a slow fever, and I became nervous to a most painful degree; the fall of a leaf startled me, and I shunned my fellow creatures as if I had been quality of a crime” (Frankenstein 34).
“The Great Chain of Being was supposed to keep the Earth in a stable condition and order. Anything that breaks this chain of order was said to disrupt the stability of the universe.” (Wikka 1) Macbeth was selfish to commit this act for nothing but personal gain. In the end he was not even content with the outcome, just like the people around him. “I’ll go no more: / I am afraid to think what I have done” (II.ii.48-49) Therefore, selfishness only leads to unhappiness and trouble for all. This is shown, also, when Macbeth begins to keep his wife out from his life.
Suicide: Why it Happens and What to do About it? Suicide. Even the word looks scary. Everyone at some point have experience suicide thoughts and it’s actually kind of normal since we ALL have our tough and rough times. But when a person committed suicide, people around them gets affected.
Why is the people’s suicide? We all understand suicide like the final act of a person psychologically affected by internal and external factor such as the climate, the surrounded people, or a feeling of loneliness. Those factors lead the individual to a desperate act, his or her own death. Regularly, we see on the press how people end their own life and we may wonder why. Studies have shown that often the place where a person lives is a crucial factor in the good or bad development of his or her mental health.