﻿At first glance, the novel On The Road and the film “The
Wall” by Pink Floyd seem to have very little in common. The
novel is a story about two young men, Sal and Dean, who travel
the country in search of good times. The film is about a man,
Pink, trapped in his life of sex, drugs and rock and roll. Upon
closer inspection though, one can see that there are many common
showed first 75 words of 749 total
showed last 75 words of 749 total
taken to extremes in their actions
to avoid becoming “just another brick in the wall”. While I
believe that it is important to be true to yourself and your
values, there is something to be said for those who take risks to
find their own happiness regardless of what society thinks.
Everyone has the right to be wild and crazy in their youth. It
is how we learn from our mistakes and teach future generations.