Romulus, My father
The chapter identifies Christine and Mitru's relationship as they decide to live with the other person in Melbourne. Christine's breathing difficulties becomes serious, as well as having mental challenges such as hallucination, leading to electric power shock treatment. Mitru will try very hard to keep the family, Christine and the baby Suzan, collectively by having two jobs, even so faces troubles due to Christine's reluctant conduct to take care of the kids and the household. During the phase, Raimond explains couple events where Mitru beats up Christine which has a belt. Together with the guilt of taking Christine as a partner from Romulus and the reality he simply cannot live a cheerful life, derives Mitru to commit committing suicide, failing the very first time when he stabbed himself in the chest although succeed the 2nd time if he falls 50m below a tower.
23. As a consequence of choosing someone that would not belong to him, Mitru is experiencing great agony вЂcompounded by the fact my personal mother flirted with some fresh men', certainly not seeing delight from his hard work and energy to provide intended for his friends and family. Ultimately this kind of leads him to 1st, stab himself in the upper body, then when this individual fail, he falls 50m down a memorial structure to take his own your life.
24. The contrasting symbolism between the assault of Mitru beating Christine with his seatbelt вЂbruising her about the arm and body using its buckle' plus the nurturing and sad image of Christine following his death вЂsleeping on the foot in the tower, struggling impulse to follow along with him', gives the idea of complexness of emotions relating to owned by a marriage