Compose a 750 words essay on Short story the company of wolves. Needs to be plagiarism free!
Her aging grandmother had set an example of a staunch Christian by spending her days singing praises and her defense against the wolves included hurling a bible at them. The wolves in the story clearly represent a sexual predator, a man who believes this is their world to take. a man’s world. A world in which the female gender are taught to fight, fear and shield themselves as the only way for survival.
The wolves represent sexual predators, rapist, domestic abusers and all forms of temptation, as written by Carter (1979) “the wolves have ways of arriving at your own hearthside. We try, and we try but sometimes we cannot keep them out” (p. 647). Women are clearly taught to be ashamed of temptation. that it is a sin to be tempted. The woman in the company of wolves who was bitten by wolves while straining macaroni clearly fell into temptation as she carried out her maternal duties, showing temptation has no respect, no boundaries, so women should always be alert. always be on the defensive. Her father, being a man himself seems to be aware of what danger the little girl clearly faces out in the woods and thus is seen to be so protective.