You could tell Lily was afraid of her father, seeing how she hesitated to tell him about events such as her birthday. Lily was also born and raised in rags, since her mother died when Lily was at a young age. After her mother died, Lily was stranded with a confused and angry father, and had to sew her own clothes, since it is all she had. These two stories already look the same, and both are only a fraction of the way in. Huck’s life was extremely terrible until he starting living with the Widow Douglas, which is the equivalent of when Lily went to live with the Boatwright sisters.
I lost my father due to a violent crime. I searched the past to find out things about my father’s death, like Lily searched for answers about her mother’s death. Just to understand it and relate to it better, and to find out why. Lily and I both grew from the incident as adults. Chapter 7: How did bees ever become equated with sex?
Through the movie her father starts dating and gets engaged to a woman whom tries to help Vada with her emotional feelings. The story line takes a turn when Vada best friend dies from bee stings while trying to retrieve her mood ring she lost in the woods. Vada is in her middle childhood and that is a rough time for most girls at this age. Vada spends time worrying about herself and how she is changing physically. Vada is also a becoming a hypochondriac and misconceptions of death and how that evolves in her world.
Forces of Time; The Stone Diaries In Carol Shields’ The Stone Diaries, she tells the fictional autobiography of Daisy Goodwill. From conception up until her birth on a kitchen floor in Tyndall, Manitoba in 1905 her existence is known by no one. Immediately following the birth, Mercy Goodwill, Daisy’s mother dies. Daisy is then taken by her neighbour, Mrs. Clarentine Flett, to Winnipeg to be raised; where they reside with her son Barker Flett. Daisy never meets her father, Cuyler Goodwill, until she is reunited with him due to the unforeseen death of Mrs. Flett.
Then when she grows up she has a baby and Madame Valmonde goes to visit her and her baby. Armand, being a slave owner when realizes that the baby is not white meaning that Desiree is not white he tells her to leave the house. Desiree feels sad and desperate because of the situation and writes to her mom for help. She tells Desiree to come home with her baby. Later on, Armand burns anything that belongs to Desiree and feels like he doesn’t love her anymore just because the shame she brought to his family.
Chapter 3 9) The author was trying to connect the two persons in the begging of the story to give a hint about both of them. 10) The pit is going to get destroyed and build something else there, The guys don’t like what’s happening cause they think that the pit is their own property. 11) Because his grandmother was the first one to give him a stone, and tell him to start collection them. 12) The sick stone is the stone that reef got from his grandmother when he felt sick. 13) This refers to Reef’s mother when he looks at Naan’s eyes every time he begin to speak about the girl that gave him a birth.
At home, her father, T Ray is very abusive, mostly verbal, but at times there were some physical moments. As a child, T Ray told Lily that she had murdered her own mother, and that her mother didn’t love her and was abandoning them both. Lily didn’t really completely believe her father, but she did question whether it is true or not. All Lily knew she could do was run away, and start a new life. So, that’s exactly what she did.
Marian said she felt fortunate to have found refuge. On the other hand, Nadia was 17 years old, her husband cut off her nose and ear while she was sleeping, she has undergone six operations and need more. Nadia said "I don't know anything about happiness". Another girl Gulsum, was kidnapped by her father, who was estranged from her mother, was forced to marry the son of her father's lover. Her husband and her mother- in- law beat her and threatened to kill
Un-fortune things don’t work out the way she wants it to. Susie watches her family and friends fall apart in her heaven. She watches her father struggle to nail the man he suspects who killed his daughter, her mother commit adultery and leave the family, and the man who murdered her skip town and feel the guilt catch up with him where ever he goes.Jack Salmon was a father of three. Susie 14, Lindsay 13, and Buckley 5. Jack also had a lovely wife, Abigail.
Jamie and Tom. When Anna lost both her sons she was distraught. She wasn’t sure what to do or how to act. With Anna being like this she turns to drugs ‘poppies’ to give her some pain relief and escape from the mourning. Anna quotes "I thought that she could teach me much about how to manage alone as a woman in the world."