Humanity In Truman Capote's In Cold Blood

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Sometimes bad things happen to good people because of the wickedness of others. In Truman Capote’s novel In Cold Blood, he writes a detailed account of murderers Perry Smith and Dick Hickock that shows this type of wickedness by sharing the graphic details of the murders. Charged with murdering a family of four in cold blood with no true motive, the heartlessness and evilness of the two killers is inarguable. Truman Capote also shows their humanity, which draws sympathy from his readers. Truman Capote’s lived a very horrifying childhood. Capote never got to see his parents and when he did he never felt the love from them. Like any child, he thought that they might run to him and let him know how much they loved him. But …show more content…
Everyone is responsible for there own actions and everyone has to deal with whatever the consequence is. Everybody knows right from wrong and we were all taught how to respect each other and “God and nature are both just and predictable. The murders seem senseless in this world; one learns that an evil can strike down anyone at anytime and no one can fathom the justice of it all” (Morris 3164). Everyone has to be responsible and control their actions even when something is wrong because justice is usually always served. The murderers knew that if they were to get caught then they will go to prison for a really longtime. According to Masterplots, “ The world Dick and Perry have created for themselves subjects them to the authority of others. Feeling victimized, they take revenge by victimizing other (Morris 3164). They lived in their own world and did not care about what was wrong and what was right. From God’s perspective none is good. There are no good people. We are all sinners and we live in a corrupt society. Regardless of the laws anyone pass, and if it is not in a man’s heart, he will not obey. Some men only do what they want to do and they feel like it not wrong. Otherwise, we wouldn’t have so many people in

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