This website uses cookies to ensure you have the best experience. Learn more

A Character Trait I Find Detestable In Men: Hitting Women

817 words - 4 pages

Men Who Hit Women Aren't MenHave you ever had a friend who hit a woman? I used to, and he once hit his girlfriend in front of me. What kind of man hits a woman? What actions should a woman take that's in an abusive relationship? As a friend of either a man who regularly hits women or as friend of a girl who often gets beaten what should you do? Friends of such people need to realize the poor character traits of these men, help women in such situations in any way possible, and deal with the women beaters appropriately.Men who hit women usually have many poor character traits that lead them to commit these atrocious acts of violence. Obviously these men have very little self-control. This can ...view middle of the document...

Many women who find themselves in abusive relationships tend to end up believing that it's their own fault. They often mistakenly think they can improve the situation, but what they don't realize is that it will only get worse. This is exactly what happened in the relationship mentioned above. The first time he hit her it wasn't very hard, and many of his friends, including myself, thought they were playing around. For several months nothing happened, but eventually he attacked her again; and the second time around the beating was much worse. Over the last few years the situation has worsened to the point that she had no choice but to leave him. When abuse like this occurs the best thing the girl can do is notify friends of the situation, and move into one of their households for a while. This provides the girl much needed safety and security. By staying at a friend's house a girl is putting up a defensive barrier to deter the man, or should I say boy, from confronting her on uncomfortable grounds; and if there is a confrontation hopefully she will not be alone. When terminating an abusive relationship it's very important...

Other Essays On A Character Trait I Find Detestable In Men: Hitting Women

The Essay Is A Research Paper That Arguments A Law In Florida That Prohibits Homosexual Men And Women From Adopting Children

1251 words - 6 pages his famous Meet the Press speech of 1999, the leader of our nation stated, "I am against gay marriage because I believe that marriage is for men and women . . . I don't support gay adoption either because I believe that society ought to aim for the ideal, and the ideal is for a man and a woman to adopt children" ("Can You Adopt"1). The gay / lesbian community should continue in its search for equality. Individuals should be educated to understand

Can men and women share equal rights or is a new inequality just formed - Class - Essay

2180 words - 9 pages who sacrifice their life and career for the family willingly. The gender role for both genders in either family or work field is too rigid. Men do not always have to be the breadwinner; women as well are not meant to be kept at home only. The character of a breadwinner in a family could be the one being able to earn better, which in some cases, can be a woman. Since 2011, there has been an increase in the pattern of the stay-home father in the UK

Gender inequality in our society between men and women - grade11 - speech

422 words - 2 pages They took care of you since birth ,they raised you to be who you are to day and you still say they are incapable ? good afternoon ladies and gentleman do you think power relations between women and men in our society are equal? Wel I don’t We go around preaching that men and women have equal rights but I don’t think so insteed I feel that the the women in our society are being treated unfairly compred to the men and this happens every where

Evil versus Good in "A Good Man is Hard to Find" - LSU 102 - Essay

1003 words - 5 pages manipulated to work in her favor. Red Sammy, the gas station owner, is cheated out of money by a customer to which the grandmother responds, “Because you’re a good man” (O’Connor 417). Red Sammy’s poor judgement and gullibility is described as good by the grandmother. The grandmother explains men as good based on parallels with her own values and what she would do rather than the true character of the man. The grandmother does not solely construe her

Analysis Of Women In 'A Dolls House'

1514 words - 7 pages Nora fulfills through her journey to independence. The character trait of naivety is expressed when she doesn't believe that she has done anything wrong. Nora does not at first realize that the rules outside the household apply to her. This is evident in Nora's meeting with Krogstad regarding her borrowed money. In her opinion it was no crime for a woman to do everything possible to save her husband's life. She also believes that her act will be

Were the World Mine - Character Analysis of Frankie - Analysis of a side character in film - Essay

1081 words - 5 pages In Tom Gustafson’s film Were the World Mine, Frankie, Timothy’s closest female friend, stands out as a secondary character that causes readers to assess the film with a greater focus on the characters’ rebellious natures and society’s resistance to non-normative actions. Throughout the film, Frankie is frequently portrayed as a spunky and free-spirited girl that apparently deviates from the society’s small town values. Despite her well

Discuss a similar or related theme you find in both Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman - English 3 - Essay

712 words - 3 pages cThe Great Gatsby Characterization Essay PROMPT: Choose a main character from F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby and write an analysis of their motivations. What drives this character to behave the way they do? What motivates them as a person? Analyze their words, actions, attitudes, and the way in which they are described by the narrator, then ask the question, “Why?” Use your first reading annotations and second reading character

A Character Sketch Of Pip In Dicken's "Great Expectations"

754 words - 4 pages astounding beauty. As Pip progressed in life, he became increasingly ungrateful to thepeople that had raised and cared for him as a child. His disrespect was moststrongly shown towards Joe. Having not seen Joe for a number of years, Pipshows that he would rather have continued his now prosperous life withouthaving anything to do with Joe, when he thinks, 'Let me confess with whatfeeling I looked forward to Joe's coming... Not with pleasure

Daisy Miller, by Henry James: (I) To what extent is Daisy Miller's character a reflection of the American character? (II) Was Henry James' ending artistically necessary?

495 words - 2 pages symbolic necessity--- Daisy's death signifies the short-lived nature of gluttonous behavior. On a larger scale, Henry James'Daisy Miller may be interpreted as a portrait of the American character and American destiny: boldly adventurous and transient.Daisy Miller is a flawed character (thus, doomed to death) in that her nature is ambiguous; one can endlessly dispute whether she is a tart or an innocent flirt. We are introduced to Daisy when she

Central Idea And Important Character Aspects Of The Narrator In Sherwood Anderson's "I Want To Know Why"

899 words - 4 pages the trainer carrying on. He slinks away, hating the trainer. His tumultuous emotions churn away at why: Why would a man who shares the same passion as him, a man who sees the beauty in horses as he does be at such a "rotten" place carrying on with such "rotten-looking" women and doing such "rotten" things? This second encounter with the trainer has spoiled his passion for thoroughbred horses and all the wonderful and "lovely" things he once

a short introduction on the life of adeline yen mah as a child who struggled to find a way in life - class - essay

499 words - 2 pages Adeline Yen Mah is an unloved child. Having a father and stepmother who don’t love her, Adeline struggles to find a way to cope and this makes it even harder to confine in her friends about this. One day Adeline had been forgotten to be picked up from school and had to find her way home. “I realised that nobody had missed me”. “They didn’t even know I wasn’t home”. This proves that not only is she lonely but invisible to her family. In the fairytale

Similar Papers

Men Or Women : Who Lies More In A Relationship?

1289 words - 6 pages where women will tend to lie. So I ask again, how correct is the infidelity study.Where women overtake men in the deception department is during the long term marriage stages. It is here that women tend to start to test their spouse and ask questions in deceptive manners. Questions such as Do I look fat in this and Do you think they are prettier then me? These are traps in which the woman willingly sets a man up to lie. For these questions have

The Trait In Which Causes The Demise Of Hamlet Aamu, World Lit I Essay

1228 words - 5 pages theme. Madness or insanity is a mental inadequacy caused by unmentionable damage (Evans, 7). Hamlet cherished his parents, and felt some disdain towards Gertrude for wedding his uncle inside 2 months of his father’s death, "She married. O, most wicked speed, to present with such dexterity on incestuous sheets! It isn't, nor it can't come to great. However, break, my heart, for I must hold my tongue "(Hamlet, Act 1, Scene 2). We discovered that

A Raisin In The Sun Analysis Of Characters Black Women Literature Character Analysis

1137 words - 5 pages comes in, Mama disappears and leaves the family pondering what she is doing with the money. She later comes back and tells the family that she put a down payment on a house, a house in a white neighborhood that was a great deal. Shortly after, a man name Linder comes to talk to the family, “I am sure you people must be aware of some of the incidents which have happened in various parts of the city when colored people have moved into certain

Why Women Should Kill Men In The 1980 Qweqwe Weqwe

1861 words - 8 pages ), both boxes move together. Find the magnitude and direction of the net external force on the upper box. 4.29 to the right 15) A child on a sled starts from rest at the top of a 15° slope. If the trip to the bottom takes how long is the slope? Assume that frictional forces may be neglected. A) 293 m B) 586 m C) 1130 m D) 147 m 16) A system comprising blocks, a light frictionless pulley, a frictionless incline, and connecting ropes is shown in