Thursday, March 7, 2019
A Wrinkle in Time Novel
Madeleine LEngles novel A Wrinkle in Time is near a young girl named one thousand thousand Murry, who is outlying(prenominal) from perfect. While she does come from a close, loving family, billion has low egotism and a stubborn mortalality. As she gets caught up in the battle to stay fresh the universe from flagitious, Meg uses both her strengths and her weaknesses to help her. The novel begins by introducing Meg as a girl who has very low self-esteem.LEngle describes Beg do horrible faces at herself in the mirror, flashing a snarling smile of dyad and messing up her mouse-brown hair. If Meg sighing loudly at her own reflection isnt enough to convince the reader that Meg doesnt like herself, the setting when she yells, I hate being an oddball should prove the point. Though Meg doesnt feel good about herself, she does care deeply about her family. She worries about her missing father and eventually goes to Camazotz to save him.While shes tessering slightly the universe, Me g sees her mother crying back on Earth. Megs love for her mom is so strong that she reacts by getting angry, gaining more than strength to use in the battle against evil. In the end, it is Megs love for her brother Charles Wallace that gives her the power to save him from IT. Throughout the novel, people key Meg hat shes too stubborn. She gets in trouble in math class because she refuses to show her work and do problems the teachers way.Shes even stubborn when shes sent to the office, and Principal Jenkins tells her to be less antagonistic. But it is this stubborn quality that keeps Meg going in the fight against the Man with Red Eyes. A less strong-willed person would have backed down from fear when faced with such an evil character. In conclusion, Meg is such an interesting character because she is not perfect. She is a stubborn girl with low self-esteem, but her love for her family helps her use her weaknesses for strength.