When someone brings up the concept of deserving, what do you think of? Do you think of when you

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When someone brings up the concept of deserving, what do you think of? Do you think of when you were little and your parents punished you and said you deserved that? Or do you think of when you had won a prize and someone told you that you had deserved it? Well, all around the expression to deserve ones fate means to do something or have or show qualities worthy of fate, in this case. For example in the story “Interlopers” the two men have a fate that concludes the story, whether or not they deserve it is a negotiable subject. As a reader, one could decide that they did deserve their fate of which they both die the same way, wolves. In “The Interlopers” the two men, Ulrich and Georg deserve their fate at the end of the story because; they…show more content…
The two approached each other, essentially wanting to kill and all of a sudden a tree had fallen on them both, trapping them. Then after a long moment, the one called over to the other seeing if they were alive or awake. They were and all of the arguing began from there. Then Ulrich called out, “Could you reach this flask if I threw it over to you?” asked Ulrich suddenly; “there is good wine in it, and one may as well be as comfortable as one can. Let us drink, even if tonight on of us dies.” The response that Georg had was very rude and posed to show the hatred between them. The two were very unkind to one another, if anything Ulrich was the nicer of the two. Clearly, being rude when they are both trapped and bleeding was very unkind. Lastly, in the story of “The Interlopers” the men are worthy of their fate because they had made an effort to turn around the negative to possibly save their lives. The men had been there under the tree for a while and were beginning to doubt their own men coming first so Ulrich had offered becoming friend again and putting aside their hatred. It took Georg a while but finally he said, “…Ulrich von Gradwitz, I will be your friend.” One can assume the men did this incase the others arm came first, in an effort to save their life. Another thing is that they had just expressed that the hated each other and came to hunt each other, but now they are agreeing to be friends. If one of the

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