As is said in the narration, Dodong was denied a little wisdom, therefore suggesting that this train of thought is something that should be changed. Don't press it down yet. Dodong got angry with himself sometimes. The worm is described as blindly marching towards Dodong's foot, which is exactly how we could also describe Dodong and his choices in this story. He really love Teang that later on she bears a child named Blas. He was still as a tree and his thoughts were confused.
And she reads with passion. Does this story create any special mood? A very wonderful story that everyone must read. She cried sometimes, wishing she had not married. Blas contemplated to marry Tona when he was 18 5. Love, as they say can move mountains and Dodong could not do anything to stop Blas from what he wants.
Now press down the folds. He was dodong, and he love teang so much that he could not wait for the right age to settle down in a relationship that is hard to escape. She was shapeless and thin now, even if she was young. In what way is it suitable to the story? Dodong did not read it, so absorbed was he in himself. They descended to the yard, where everything was still and quiet. It is said that it is a footnote to youth because it is a brief reminder for the Filipinos especially the youth of what a real life could be today.
Dodong returned to the house humiliated by himself. He did not want Blas to marry yet. This is another significant object in the story. He felt extremely sad and sorry for him. They did not realize that when they get married, they would have kids and the responsibilities that lie ahead would be heavier. He was young, he realized now, contradicting himself nine months ago.
The lesson is clearly told in this story, but the youth have yet to listen to the sound advice. She cried sometimes, wishing she had not married. How is the conflict resolved? It is particularly regarding child-bearing at a young age that Teang is unhappy with. I also feel sorry whenever I meet some former students who did not continue their studies in college but instead get pregnant early. It is your choices and decisions that determine your destiny.
It had seemed to cage him, to compares his thoughts with severe tyranny. In that same year, Villa won Best Story of the Year from Philippine Free Press magazine for Mir-I-Nisa. Rising action: Eventually, Dodong did tell his parents about his problem which is the conflict of the story which is his desire to marry at such a young age of 17. To be dependent as to stand to his own feet as well. For a while he even felt sorry for him about the diseased tooth.
Throughout time, from Alexander the Great to Adolf Hitler, the study of history and why we undertake it has changed. Internal conflict confronts the leading character. He wanted somebody to punish him. His father looked at him silently and stopped sucking the broken tooth. His eyes smarted and his chest wanted to burst. He then left the literary scene and concentrated on teaching, first lecturing in The New School The New School for Social Research from 1964 to 1973, as well as conducting poetry workshops in his apartment.
To provide a generalized concept of how youth gangs in this essay, it will be used in broad terms of persons aged twenty-five and younger and group engaged in unlawful behavior Esbensen, Ni He, and Taylor 2001:106. Months after the marriage, Teang gave birth to their first son, Blas, after six years, the number of their kids grew while Teang lost her fitness and looked old because of the chores. Many slender soft worms emerged from the furrows and then burrowed again deeper into the soil. You should always think first before doing or taking on uncertain step in your life to avoid superb consequences which may come or even get worst due to improcess decision making process. The ground was broken up into many fresh wounds and fragrant with a sweetish, earthy smell. It is through reflecting that people can learn from their mistakes and change their habits.
He wanted to marry, Dodong did. Not even Dodong whom she loved. Not even Dodong, whom she loved. What is the predominant element in the story- plot, theme, character, and setting? In 1973 he was named A National Artist of the Phillipines, the countries highest literary award given for a lifetime of great achievement. Dodong looked at his father sourly.
The thin voice pierced him queerly. The story tells about the current issue of the teenagers nowadays and this will surely help each and everyone for it gives a moral lesson that every person must know especially the youngsters. What Dodong did when he was still a teenager happened once again to his 18-year-old son, Blas. He was awarded the National Artist of the Philippines title for literature in 1973, as well as the Guggenheim Fellowship in creative writing by Conrad Aiken. The predominan t element on this story is the character and the setting. It is interesting to note here that Teang still claims to love Dodong despite the hardships they have gone through.