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A flat, Unchanging Character

A flat, Unchanging Character

  http://www.online-literature.com/cervantes/don_quixote/12/ Don Quixote, throughout the course of this novel so far, has not proven to be a changing, dynamic character. Yes, he’s out for adventure and to kill, which would seem to make him this interesting character that is going to learn from all these mistakes he’s made, but that is not what we’ve […]

A Siren’s Unwanted Enchantment

A Siren’s Unwanted Enchantment

It was against her will, but Marcela became a real life siren. She did not want the attention that she was given, nor did she wish for anyone to succumb to death as a result. However, it still unfortunately happened. Marcela’s beauty was able to attract a lot of attention from the males that surrounded […]

The Don Quixote Experience

The Don Quixote Experience

The Don Quixote experience is a combination of kindheartedness and crazy. Based on the things Don Quixote does, he can come off as a very kind person or as a weirdo dressed in armor. Don Quixote’s actions also have two different effects on the people around him. His actions can help people and make them […]

Benjamin’s blog 2: What does Do...

Benjamin’s blog 2: What does Don Quixote want?

“Everybody’s looking for something.” –  Sweet Dreams, Eurythimics. But what does Don Quixote want? Fame, money, beauteous ladies? Don Quixote has a very different motivation from the average person. Then again, Don Quixote is not your average knight in any category: he’s living two hundred years after the time of knights and chivalry, he’s way […]