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    The Dependency of Franny Glass In JD Salinger’s Franny and Zooey, Franny Glass undergoes a mental and physical collapse, followed by a spiritual crisis. Every one of the Glass children is considerably precocious and deep thinking, and Franny and Zooey are no exception. With her fluctuating self-worth and perception, Franny begins to break down without any conscious awareness of why, which ultimately leaves her curled up on her mother’s couch in a state of emotional, intellectual, and spiritual crisis

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    dominate so her actions don’t show her internal chaos. because she does not want to go to a doctor. The couple are still at odds when she admits to feeling worse and John insist she is doing better and belittles her. The doctor named in the text, Weir Mitchel, is a doctor that Gilman was treated by in real life. She has stated that she wanted to change the way he practiced medicine (Placeholder1). The story shows the chaos in the narrator’s

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    As human beings, we play the cards that are dealt to us in this world. In life, every person goes through their individual ups and downs and occasionally may break down to the extent of not knowing what to do with oneself. In the short story “The Yellow Wallpaper” which takes place in the late 1800s, focuses on the first person narrator who is an infatuated woman. The disheartening story concentrates on a woman who is suffering from postpartum depression, and as well had mental breakdowns. The narrators

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    Mentally Trapped “If by ‘happy’ you mean trapped with no means of escape… then yes, I’m happy,” a quote by a feminist group called Anne Taintor Kitchen, a serious of scenes explaining a housewife’s insanity inside the home. The nineteenth century was an era where a wife had one job to please her husband and obey, the same applied to the narrator of The Yellow Wallpaper who had to obey her doctor husband on her treatment of postpartum depression. Throughout the story of The Yellow Wallpaper, by Charlotte

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    The Yellow Wallpaper,” authored by Charlotte Perkins Gillman, is a narrative of a nineteenth-century woman’s decline into psychosis as a result of patriarchal discourse. Her story is a depiction of the male hierarchy in the nineteenth-century and its perils relative to women. It is her critique of the societal norm where gender functions as a factor not only in the diminished cultural status of women but also their psychological or emotional condition. She emphasizes that such

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    Even though” The Yellow Wallpaper “offers a detailed journey into a woman’s mind, that of which steadily begins to deteriorate. As her mind gradually gives away she symbolically uses the wallpaper to show how one minor problem can start, much like the bells and bars that she sees on the walls, and then unfold into the women she now sees mocking her mere existence begging for her to take “IT” down it the mask or it the wallpaper. Was it asking for her to remove her mask the one she wears every day

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    It also showed a male dominated society and where women didn’t have any choice but to obey their husbands. Women who acted out of character would be treated for having a temporary nervous depression and even sent to Weir Mitchell. The narrator has been prohibited from writing about her thoughts and ideas. This soon consumes the writer into going insane. Her creativity should have been expressed and not suppressed this would have improved her post-partum depression. The

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    r 10, 2017 “The Yellow Wallpaper” by Charlotte P. Gilman embellishes the hardships that women had to not only face but overcome when confined in society and bolted down in relationships. The narrator is lost and confused towards the beginning but she finds herself through different symbols. These symbols widely range from a piece of paper in her journal where she truly can express what she feels to a nervous breakdown caused by Johns constant control over her. Gilman uses variant symbols

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    In “The Yellow Wallpaper” Charlotte Gilman uses the first person point of view to tell the story of the unnamed female character who has been diagnosed with an illness, and is moving in to a rental home with her husband for the summer. Why does Gilman do this? To have the reader empathize more with the main character, and to believe she has good intentions. Maybe, Gilman uses first person to eliminate the beliefs and thoughts of other characters. Gilman also can convey the female’s visions of what

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    The comparison between the reality world and the imaginary world is a present in many of the stories we have read this semester, in particular Charlotte Gilman’s “The Yellow Wallpaper”. In the Gilman’s work, the reader sees a troubled woman who has an internal struggle, but projects it onto a hideous wallpaper. It is evident that the protagonist is suffering from some form of mental illness, but she also suffers from the lack of attention ended to help her condition. Throughout the story, the protagonist’s

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