James Hurst’s short story “The Scarlet Ibis”
Peoples with pride ever do the right things. Sometimes they can do they plume better. but they are cover with a sorrow in their head for what they have done. These people frequently have a happy life. but they are keeping unhappiness. In James Hurst’s short narrative “The Scarlet Ibis” Brother helps Doodle because it makes Brother experience good about himself. Helping Doodle makes Brother experience good because he was embarrass for holding a disability brother. For case. fuss was ashamed for “having a brother of that age who couldn’t walk. ” ( 557 ) . This shows that brother hatreds Doodle because Doodle can non walk. This besides shows that brother did non desire Doodle to be alive because he was embarrassed for holding a cripple brother. An illustration of Brother embarrassed because of Doodle was when he “having a cripple brother. ” ( 559 ) . This show that Brother was huffy about Doodle could non walk. This besides shows that people could kill person for their pride.
Another illustration of Brother was embarrass for holding a disability brother was when Brother taught Doodle how to walk and stating that the people “ did non cognize that I did it for myself. ” ( 558 ) . This shows that brother was assisting Doodle to walk. When Doodle started walking. he was non embarrassed any longer because he holding a normal brother now. This besides shows that Brother take his ain manus to assist Doodle. but he did it for his pride. Brother was a bad individual for what he had done for his pride. but non for Doodle. Brother was selfish for what he had done for himself. This envisioned how Doodle had seeking hard to larn to walk for Brother pride. Brother aid Doodle to make thing and it makes him experience good because the other people were happy for what he had done. For case. the household was happy because Brother “ had taught him how to walk. ” ( 559 ) . This shows that Doodle start walking makes the household and Brother truly happy.
This besides shows that Doodle was non thinks that Brother taught him how to walk because of Brother pride. Another illustration about the household was happy about what brother had done was when the household hugs Brother. so he “began to shout. ” ( 559 ) . this shows that brother was happy to hold a normal brother. he was happy because everyone thought he was a hero. This besides show that Brother was ashamed because of what he did it for himself. but non for Doodle. so he cried. Furthermore. the household was happy about What brother had done. and the household “ Dance together rather well…” ( 559 ) . This show that the household is observing for Doodle and heartening for Brother. so brother was truly happy. This besides shows that Bother is proud of himself. he realize that Doodle is truly particular for him because Doodle make him happy. Brother was happy and besides sad for what he had done for Doodle Helping Doodle makes Brother experience good because he wants Doodle to be normal like other childs.
For case. Bother was happy to learn Doodle “to tally. to swim. to mount trees. and to contend. ” ( 559 ) . This shows that brother have faith in Doodle to make other things beside walking. This besides shows that brother believed himself and Doodle ability. He knows that he could done more for Doodle. In the same manner. Brother wants Doodle to be normal so he gave Doodle “swimming lesson or showed him how to row a boat. ” ( 560 ) . This shows that Brother get down to learn Doodle how to make things. so Doodle does non hold any job subsequently. This besides shows that Brother cares more about Doodle more than his pride. He pushed Doodle to be normal like other childs.
Furthermore. Brother wants Doodle to be normal and Brother made Doodle to “swim until he turned bluish and row until he couldn’t lift an oar. ” ( 560 ) . This shows that Brother pushes Doodle over the bound to do him to make things. This besides shows that Brother makes Doodle tired even if Doodle has physical job. It is excessively much for Doodle to manage. Brother was forcing Doodle excessively much to larn stuff even if Doodle is tired. Doodle could be dead because he was ill. Pride makes life meaningful for people. but sometime their pride can be bad because of what people did I life. Like Brother. people can take advantage to do their pride better. Erstwhile these people care about their pride. but non the other.