The Pigman

Setting

NEW YORK CITY

CHARACTERS

John: He is a drinker and a smoker  and can come off very selfish at times.

Lorraine: She is shy and caring, but can be very self conscious.

Norton: He acts like a tough guy, but that is only to erase the memories of his childish past.

The Pigman/Mr. Angelo Pignati: He is a lonely man and a little on the kookey side. He welcomes anyone with open arms and a smile into his heart.

PLOT

MR.PIGNATIS HOUSE

The main events that took place within the novel,The Pigman, occurred at Mr. Pignati's house.  Most of the scenes took place when he was with John and Lorraine.  Some main events were:

                   -When John and Lorraine would go over  and have lunch or just talk                         or watch T.V

                    -When John and Lorraine would go to the zoo with the pigman

                    -When John and Lorraine would  be at the pigman's home alone

Connections

Character vs Character
Character vs self
Character vs world

Chracter vs character: when John and Norton were fighting

Character vs self Lorraine knew it would be wrong to take the Pigman's money so she was wondering if they realy should go through with it

Character vs world: When Mr.Pignati died and John started thinking that they were baboons and thay were being caged up in life

Conflict

There were conflicts through out the story some are:

When the Pig man has a heart attack

When John and Lorraine throw a party and it starts to get out of hand and norton also shows up.

Theme

Conpanionship
Trust
Lonleyness
Realizing

Symbolism

3@*#&%=HOTDOGS= severe bad words or curses

@*#&%=HAMBURGERS= mild bad words or curses

Foreshadowing/suspense

When Norton asked John if Mr.Pignati had anything good to steal in his house it foreshadowed that Norton would try or get away with trying to steal from the Pigman's house.

When Lorraine said that she was Mr.Pignati's niece it foreshadowed that John and Lorraine would start to say that they were that Pigman's children and that with them doing so it would get them out of something.

GAME TIME!!!!!!!!!!!

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