Wife vs. Daughter in Only Daughter by Sandra Cisneros and Why I Want a Wife by Judy Brady
In the short story ?Why I want a wife? by Judy Brady, she goes into detail what being a wife is like. The tedious details of day to day activities, the strain and hard work of being a ?good wife?, and the unappreciated …show more content…
Judy Brady?s passage shared a very similar unappreciated character, she too had learned to deal with rejection by her loved ones, and she still went on with her day to day life. Sandra?s character was ridiculed daily by her brothers, her father, and even her own mother. She managed to put the ridicule aside, and move her life forward. Sandra moved on to become a great respected writer, along with the respect of her family overtime.
These two stories were also very different, they were written in different views. The second story was written in first person, it told a story about a past experience. The first story was very general, it related to many women readers, while the first story related to only a slim few. Although these stories related to one another, they did not reach out to the same audience. There are only a few readers who can relate to both at the same time.
The main reason that these stories are alike, are that they relate to women. Whether you are a daughter, or a wife, changes are you can relate to