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Mercedes Theodore Conflict: Love the Way You Lie by Eminem ft. Rihanna This addresses many different conflict such as man vs. man, man vs. self, and man vs. society. In Sold, men were seen as superior to women. Lakshmi stayed strong during her first few days at Happiness House because she was sure her family was receiving money for her work. The phrase “just gonna stand there and watch me burn, but it’s alright because I love the way you lie” relates to how Mumtaz and Lakshmi’s stepfather used Lakshmi’s naïve personality to their advantage. Lakshmi was lied to and physically and mentally abused multiple times. Setting: The World’s Greatest by R. Kelly This song best conveys setting with its descriptive use of imagery. “I am a mountain. I am a tall tree… I’m that star up in the sky. I’m that mountain peak up high” are like the landmarks Lakshmi would always use to know she’s close to home. “I am a giant. I am an eagle…I am a
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Unformatted text preview: marching band and I am a hero” explains the surroundings of the unknown city to Lakshmi as she’s seen through the windows of the Happiness House and bus ride there. Plot: Enchanted by Taylor Swift The plot of Sold was for Lakshmi to discover the truth about her situation and find a way out of Happiness House. Along the way she meets an American who’s willing to help her; Lakshmi is soon enchanted by him. “Here I was again tonight forcing laughter, faking smiles. Same old tired, lonely place; walls of insincerity. Shifting eyes and vacancy vanished when I saw your face. All I can say is it was enchanting to meet you”. You may also infer that Lakshmi is enchanted by the David Beckham boy by the way she was so interested in getting to know more about him and soccer....
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