Return With The Elixir Analysis
The protagonist’s world before the story proper begins. The hero is shown against a background of home environment, family background, and personal history. This anchors the protagonist as a sympathetic person. Some kind of divide or schism in their life is pulling them in different directions and causing stress.
2. Call To Adventure
The protagonist's adventure begins when they receive the call to action. This may present itself as a direct threat to personal safety, family life, way of life or to the wellbeing of the community. It may not be as dramatic as a gunshot, but could be as simply as a phone call, a conversation, Etc. The call, however it manifests itself, disrupts the protagonist's World and presents a challenge …show more content…
Return With The Elixir
The final part of the journey. The protagonist returns home to the Ordinary World a changed person; transformed by the adventure and dangers and obstacles faced down.
The final reward obtained may be either literal or metaphoric. It may be a cause for celebration, self-realization or an end to war, but whatever it is it represents three things: change, triumph and vindication of the journey. The return too signals a need to resolve the stories of the other key players. The protagonist's doubters will be ostracized, enemies crushed and allies rewarded.
The Heroine's Journey (text from the work of Maureen Murdock)
1. Separation from the feminine.
2. Identification with the masculine and the gathering of allies.
3. Road of trials, meeting ogres and dragons.
4. Finding the boon of success.
5. Awakening the feeling of spiritual aridity: death.
6. Initiation and descent to the Goddess.
7. Urgent yearning to reconnect with the feminine.
8. Healing the mother/daughter split.
9. Healing the wounded masculine.
10. Integration of masculine and feminine.
Archetypes are patterns of human behaviour that constantly recur, with easily recognisable types of characters seen in man movies and stories, literature