The two stories we have been reading were set in totally different
time periods. "Tony Kytes", set in the 1840's to the 1860's but
actually written in the 1890s while "Tickets please" is written in the
1920's but set during the First World War which was between 1914-18.
These two time periods were totally different as "Tickets please" was
more developed than the other. When I say developed I mean things like
the speech was more developed, and modernized, also the cars and
motors were more developed as in this time period they had trams.
There are many differences between the two but there is one major
similarity, this is that all women in both of the stories come across
as fragile women which aren't permitted to do anything apart from the
general womanly role of House work which seemed to be their duty and
their job, this was the way I was for women in these days everything
was wrongly sexist and didn't really give the time of day to the women
of this world to prove them self to be just the same as men. Another
of the differences which distorted these two stories was the area.
"Tony Kytes" was set in a beautiful place in the countryside of Wessex
(the real Dorset) the actual parts of Dorset where this story was set
was the upper and lower villages of Longpuddle. It was a quiet place,
just like the life style. There were few travelers and not much
entertainment. "Tickets Please" is set in the industrial villages and
towns of the north midlands. Proberly the Nottingham area. These areas
were rather developed they had many factories which made work for many
people. This meant that it was...
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...ch referred to speech "the step of that tram car is her
thermophyte. D.H Lawrence always described the girl's moods and
motives such as being more vindictive while the author of "Tony Kytes"
concentrated more o the questions the girls were asking.
The men in these two different stories are concentrated on and
described in total different ways; Tony Kyte is more focused on his
reactions to the girls while John Thomas is described to be shy,
secretive and his behavior. Both authors also briefly mention the
views of both Tony and John's parents which both seem to be disgusted
and frustrated. Both of these stories revolve around a vehicle "Tony
Kytes" revolving around a Cart were all the girls are told he loves
them and "Tickets Please" around a tram which surposingly has a mind
of its own this is called personification.
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