Twilight Essay

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  • Topic: Twilight, Stephenie Meyer, Bella Swan
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Picture this: “Divorced parents, one of them get married, and while they go traveling around the world, you get stuck with the one parent that knows nothing about you. This means going to a new school, making new friends, and some major adjustments to your life. You don’t seem to fit in with anyone. That is until something, or better yet, someone, unexpectedly changes your life” This is what Twilight is about. It is a novel written by Stephenie Meyer. She takes us on a trip in our imagination, where vampires and werewolves exist. In her book, even rivalry among vampires exists. In Twilight, new relationships are built upon trust, and love conquers all. The main character is a young lady named Isabella (or “Bella”) Swan. Bella used to live in Phoenix, Arizona, with her mother Renee, and her stepfather, Phil Dwyer. Her mom’s new husband is a minor league baseball player, and they travel from place to place multiple times because of his job. As a consequence of this, Bella was forced to move to the rainy little town of Forks, Washington. Bella began living with her dad Charlie Swan, who is the chief of police of the town. They have a distant relationship, because she was raised with her mother. She didn’t expect much to change in her life, but things became different when she surprisingly meets Edward Cullen, a beautiful vampire. Bella is still trying to adapt to her new school. She gets more attention from boys than she used to in Phoenix. In a trip to a beach in La Push Reservation, Bella meets a friend from her childhood, Jacob Black. He tells Bella a legend about “the cold ones”. A few people in the reservation know that the Cullens were vampires. When Bella returns home, she does some research on the internet about vampires. She decides that she is in love with Edward and does not care if he was not like the other guys, because he was a vampire. They engage in a passionate, yet strange relationship when Edward saves Bella from getting hit by a car in...
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