jealousy in “Roman Fever” “Roman Fever”, written by Edith Wharton, is a short story with an unpredictable ending. Two “middle aged” widows, Grace Ansley and Alida Slade, have come across each other unexpectedly in a Roman restaurant. The outcome of envy and jealousy on each other began with wanting to conquer one man, Delphin Slade. A conversation has begun once the daughters “leave the young things to their knitting”, later leaving the reader astonished (Wharton 1). In “Roman Fever”, the strained
way of creating conflict. The same way these things happen in real life, the same happens with characters in literature. In Edith Wharton’s “Roman Fever and F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “Babylon Revisited”, characters do the strange thing of using their own children as a way of pushing other others into their past, a method to hurt them. Here we will observe the roles of children in each story and how they are used by other characters. Symbolism behind the characters will also be analyzed in each story.
GODDESS ISIS The Egyptian goddess Isis is one of the most imperative goddesses of ancient Egypt, and she stays one of the most famous goddesses of this era. Isis is most renowned for her character as dedicated wife and mother (Cashford & Baring, 1993). In the Osiris myth we can perceive the reckoning following this outline of thinking. Isis is one of the five offspring of Nut, the sky goddess. When Isis was still little, she was determined to expand her influence. in turn to do that, she would
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