What do the flies symbolize in Where Are You Going Where have you been?
Fly Symbolism in Joyce Carol Oates’ “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” Flies are often used as symbols of corruption and evil. They often foreshadow something bad is about to occur. In the Bible they bring plague and death.
What is the climax of stop the sun?
Climax: 1. Terry dad tells him the story of his war experience and how he was the only survivor in his unit. Terry begins to gain the knowledge he is seeking.
What is the main idea of stop the sun?
The theme is patience and courage. The theme is also war and how war can scar you for life. 1. It took a lot of courage to ask his father why he acts so weird because he didn’t want to hurt his feelings.
Why is the story called Stop the Sun?
What does the title “Stop the Sun” mean? It means that Terry’s dad is feeling powerless. He knows that he can’t really stop the sun but he would like to if he could save his friends.
Who is the protagonist in stop the sun?
Why does Terry’s father say he died that day in the war?
Why does Terry’s father say he died that day in the war? Terry’s father said he “died” because all of his co workers and everyone died and he almost died. Also, all the horrific memories and flashbacks “killed” him in a way. They all knew death and awful things were upon them.
What is actually happening when Terry’s father’s eyes go away?
Stop the Sun – What is actually happening when Terry’s father’s eyes “go away”? He goes back to his memory’s from Vietnam and all the death’s and shootings. Specifically, him having to him under a dead body to survive.
When was the Vietnam War?
Novem – Ap