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Imagine growing up in a house where every day you wake up wishing the day before was a nightmare You get out of bed put on your clothes and know all you have to look forward to is being beaten threatened and yelled at by one of your parents while youre at home Eviline a story by James Joyce is about a young girl Eviline who is never beaten but she sometimes felt herself in danger of her fathers violence Joyce 4 She faces two choices in the story of which she has to make a decision she could leave home and maybe find happiness or stay at home with a life that she knew and people that she loved even though that life was very hard for her The fear of failing is as old as man can remember It is an emotion like no other a mental state that can make a person do anything for self-preservation Although the story never specifically says Eviline is afraid to leave home and go with Frank Frank was very kind manly open-hearted Joyce 5 He was the man she was in love with and was to move to Buenos Ayres and marry him Eviline describes her home as a bad place in the beginning of the story Her house was full of dust she had to work hard both in the house and at business and her dad was abusive Joyce 4 When she is on her way to the boat to leave with Frank she starts to contradict herself She starts to think about her father and home life She says her father was becoming old lately she noticed he would miss her Sometimes he could be very nice Another day when their mother was alive they had all gone for a picnic to the Hill of Howth She remembered her father putting on her mothers bonnet to make the children laugh Joyce 5 Then
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