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This story “ The Enemy” is written by Pearl.S.Buck. There were three characters in the story. Sadao Hoki is a highly skilled Japanese doctor. He had a wife named Hana. A servant named Yumi. These characters had shown disloyalty and loyalty in the story.

Firstly, Sadao is a surgeon he is being loyal to his job. Dr. Sadao said “If I stop now, the man will surely die.” On the other hand, Dr. Sadao said “ But I have trained not to let a man die If I can help”
He decided to operate the prisoner and take him back home, also to save his life. Sadao is trying to be a great doctor. Lastly, Sadao is showing a respect and loyalty to his profession.

Secondly, Hana was Sadao’s wife. She was showing disloyalty to her country. First of all, when Hana had discovered the wounded enemy, she thought he was a wounded fisherman, but when she looked closely it was a American Navy army, which he was the prison of war. Hana was shocked at the time, but she choose not to report to the Japan’s government or police, she had decided not to report either of them . Hana was disloyal to her own country to choose to save the enemy’s life, instead of report to the government or the police. About all, Hana was showing disloyalty to her country.

Lastly, Yumi was the servant. She was showing disloyalty to her own country. Yumi was shock when she had first saw the enemy, she had never ever wanted to save the white man. Yumi said “ The white man ought to die.” This shows that Yumi had hated the white people as her own country did. On the other hand, Yumi said” My master ought not to command me to was the enemy”, this also had showed Yumi didn't even dare to touch the enemy. She had said this to Hana, when Hana had ordered her to clean the enemy’s body. Yet, Yumi is showing a loyalty to her own country.

Finally, Sadao had shown loyalty to his profession. Hana had shown disloyalty to her own country, but Yumi had shown loyalty to her country, and these character had shown

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