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Submission is an intricate idea that can change the focus of a tale Depending upon how you look at the idea of submission Madame Le Prince de Beaumonts version of the fairy tale Beauty and the Beast and Carters version The Tigers Bride can be viewed in various ways Submission is the key to the whole story and because of how intricate submission is there are many critiques on the story According to various critics the focus of the story is upon the dominance and submission of the characters in the story There is the dominant male and the submissive female which are found in the society the story originated from but the idea that the female can be dominant through her submissiveness is completely dismissed The fact that Beauty openly defies her father and the Beast in both Carters The Tigers Bride and Beaumonts tale is additionally dismissed even when it plays such an important role in the story The idea of the submissive female and the dominate male is a common idea that is often referred to simply because of the time the fairy tale originated from but the underlying themes in the story show another idea to the attentive reader the idea of dominance through submissionIt is easy to believe that Beaumont was doing her job in teaching young misses the characteristics important to a lady in the society in which they were growing up These same characteristics are displayed in Beautys role in the story The characteristics of Beauty apparently suggest submission to the dominant male and what he feels should happen in her life According to Zipes Madame Le Prince de Beaumont used her story to delude them the girls in her charge into believing that they would be realizing their goals in life by denying themselves Zipes 232 what they wanted in life Zipes saw that these were the traits and characteristics displayed by Beauty Yet there must be
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