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Argumentative Writing: Life Of Pi By Yann Martel

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Life of Pi Argumentative Writing In the story, Life of Pi by Yann Martel the character Pi becomes a different person after he kills the flying fish. When Pi is on the raft, a number of flying fish landed on the boat with him and Richard Parker. Pi hesitated to kill the flying fish because it had landed on the raft by accident. Pi says, “Several times I started bringing the hatchet down, but I couldn’t complete the action,” (Martel 87). This shows that Pi really dislikes the prospect of killing. Pi hesitates because he is a good person and holds on to his morals. Later, when Pi needs to find another fish to feed Richard Parker, Pi fishes and reels in a large dorado. Once the dorado is on the raft, Pi kills the large fish without hesitation
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