They want their lives to become a fairy tale, and so women turn to depend solely on a man to save them in their lives, as how traditionally and in modern fairytales both depict for this to happen.
The painting “Diego and I”(Mexican Painting) shows the dominance over the woman over a man’s eye.
The Loss of Innocence on Mango Street Often in literature, authors create plot by writing about characters maturing throughout the story.
One work that explores childhood to adulthood is The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros.
But her parents keep telling her it will all get better.
As she says in the book " I am a balloon, a red balloon tied to an anchor.
By juxtaposing these vignettes, the author heightens the contrast between innocence and adultery and gives Esperanza’s knowledge and maturity.
In addition to juxtaposition, the author uses tone to create the theme. Esperanza is furious with Sally because Sally abandons her.
Esperanza is like Rafaela who is so young but yet leans out the window so much she fades into old.
Esperanza is like this because she is waiting for t...