Marquez uses the prominence of the Cult of Virginity to reflect the hypocrisy found in a society, and does so by heightening the expectations of an ideal woman, questioning what defines a victim in society and evoking the weaknesses within this Cult of Virginity. Virginity is a state of being a virgin, It is derived trot the Latin word Virgo, meaning a sexually inexperienced woman Wakefield. Does this culture really bind the women to a vow of chastity? Marquez very subtly insinuates that the Columbian culture is founded on whims and shadows of the past, and there is no gainsaying that such a culture will disintegrate soon-a fact that is witnessed by the narrator after 27 years of the murder. In that sensational murder case the man who had eloped with the bride was brutally murdered by his cousin. Check it out goo. Can the Catholic Christians hold religion and prostitution at par with each other?
None of us were, and to claim otherwise would be to deny the systemic, insidious barriers present in our world that make feminism so necessary.
How CHRONICLE OF A DEATH FORETOLD Made Me a Feminist
The Vicario brothers who brutally butchered Santiago Nasar are given a reprieve after three years of imprisonment. Page count 1 page words. Marquez repeatedly denounces the town folks of holding honor above The cult creates these obstinate parameters that women need to abide by in order to be accepted in society. Check it out goo. No one knows the truth, except Angela and Santiago, and one of them has been silenced forever.