have the right to act and be treated the way they want. The novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston illustrates the discrimination against women and the issues that arise from a gender double standard society. Unfortunately, gender discrimination starts as early as birth and becomes more evident with time. Men are expected to be independent, competitive, dominant, confident and even aggressive.
Amber" Ellie stirs "No London!" she say’s as she pulls the cover over her head. Sarah giggles at her "We're not off to London you numpty, they've moved in just down the road remember" Ellie sit’s straight up and looks in Sarah's direction, blinking her eyes to try and get them to focus "Ben road down lives?," Ellie blinks at Sarah a few more times and then she looks confused "Wait! No! That came out wrong didn't it?!, I meant to say "Ben lives down the road now? Sarah bursts out laughing at her, "oh Ellie