Cat on a hot tin roof brainstorm - Mortality is defined as the ability to die this word seems so morbid but to some it is as sweet as sugar In the

Cat on a hot tin roof brainstorm - Mortality is...

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Mortality is defined as the ability to die; this word seems so morbid but to some it is as sweet as sugar. In the story of Cat on a hot tin roof, death is the key to shackles on the main characters ankles. Brick has met his ugly truth, the truth of disappointment, anger, frustration, and pure annoyance. His father never expressed his love, his wife has slept with another man, his best friend will die, and his father will meet the man who created him. Mortality is defined as the ability to die; this word seems so morbid but to some it is as sweet as sugar. Clearly brick has lost touch with reality, losing his job, his friend, his father and his wife. Brick, a man in his 30, has forgotten the reality of life but death will show him the truth. Brick has Death becomes the untimate game changer because each characters honesty increases when the reality of their dad dying Brick becomes hnest with the chance that he never felt loved Big daddy becomes honest when the chance of death is right there. He expresses how he wants to leave stuff for his kids unlike his dad The family bicker because gooper believes brick only wants stuff, he doesn’t care about their dad or anything Brick saying he is a 30 year old kid, knowing he wont improve because of his fathers actions ===================================================================================== Mortality is defined as the ability to die; this word seems so morbid but to some it is as sweet as sugar. It brings honesty to the family, in fact In cat on a hot tin roof, each family member is presented with death. The death of their beloved, patriarchal, father. Clearly honesty will introduce us new views we have not seen before in this family. Death has become the portal to a different life, a family is met with death and they will see the world in different eyes. To be sure, death has become a key to a new world for many. from honesty to ________, death has become the ultimatum of many relationships. This ultimatum is noticeable when brick and his father have a moment and discuss the future. Brick is not happy by the way the family has been over the years,
the amount of love he received over time and even how he was treated. Mind you that Brick was treated with the luxuries his father gave him and he never had to beg for commodities. In fact, brick complains about the way he was loved when he was younger. Brick states that big daddy only believes “love is a four-letter word” (Tennessee Williams, cat on a hot tin roof) and Brick never received the love he wanted, he wanted the love of affection and not that of gifts. A simple act of being honest to his father for the first time. Similary, Clarence (who says you’re dead? pg. 301) is presented with his death. His

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