Emotional Decisions And Negative Outcomes Essay

1349 Words May 31st, 2016 6 Pages
I smashed my thousand dollar computer because I was extremely irritated. This is one of my personal experiences with negative outcomes caused by emotional decisions. Emotional decisions will lead to negative outcomes that will affect you physically and or mentally and emotions such as love and anger will lead to decisions that will have negative outcomes.

Firstly, emotional decisions lead to negative outcomes that will affect you physically and or mentally. There is a clear example in the Catcher in the Rye that shows how emotional decisions lead to negative outcomes mentally when Holden and Sally go on a date. Since Holden was feeling lonely he decided to call Sally to ask her on a date. As Holden starts to rant he says some really crazy things such as running away, getting married, staying in a cabin, and etc. As he rants Sally objects and disagrees with the things Holden says. As a result, the two get into an argument. During their argument, Holden says "You give me a royal pain in the ass, if you want to know the truth." (133) to Sally. After that, Sally hates Holden. In addition, Holden stated “The terrible part, though, is that I meant it when I asked her. That 's the terrible part. I swear to God I 'm a madman“ (134), meaning that when he asked her all those crazy things he meant it. Given this example, it is evident that there were negative outcomes due to his emotional decision to ask Sally on a date due to his loneliness. There were many parts in Romeo and…

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