Jackson is fighting against himself with little hope of becoming anything

Jackson is fighting against himself with little hope

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bottle has to offer. Jackson is fighting against himself with little hope of becoming anything better. We are going to review this story, where Jackson must fight against his inner demons in order to identify with himself again. In this story “What you Pawn, I will redeem”, we have a man who has lost the connection to his heritage as well as himself and he must struggle against his demons in order to reconnect with his history along with who he is as an individual. This story reflects an individual battling within himself. He feels that this is what’s meant for him. Every day he leads the same life, drinking his life away and walking the streets. There is no need for relationships because they just crumble into nothing, that void within is filled by the consumption of alcohol. Jackson has experienced many failures and has faced a great deal of rejection which has contributed to sending him down the wrong path. However, the time has come that he must prove himself differently.
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Literary Analysis: What you Pawn, I will Redeem In “What you Pawn, I will Redeem”, the audience is able to witness the struggles that Jackson faces while proceeding to move forward. Throughout the story Jackson is trying to get enough money to buy back his grandmother’s regalia that was stolen years previously. However, the alcoholic demon that plagues him has the tendency of slowly diverting him from his task.
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  • Summer '09
  • O'DONNELL
  • Literature, It, Sherman Alexie, Jackson Jackson, Pawnbroker

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