English Essay - Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant
‘To what extent are Ezra and Pearl the victims and/or the heroes of the novel?’
I think Ezra and Pearl are both victims and heroes of the novel. Both looking after the family, especially Ezra always thinking about everyone. Yet they both get taunted by the people around them, Ezra is teased and put down by Cody and Pearl just seems to be picked on by
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way he could. Pearl still needing to seriously express her independence she is hard to live with, without showing and gratitude to what Ezra does for her, however, Ezra still copes with this and keeps loving her throughout the story.
I see it as Pearl and Ezra are both heroes and victims of the story, but they are not the only victims as the family still had to go through anything that was a problem.