Shooting an Elephant. By: Jaylen Jenkins 11-1-13 1 st Period. George Orwell. George Orwell born June 25, 1903 and died January 21, 1950. His real name Eric Author Blair. . Theme. Don’t let peer pressure control you’re decisions. Plot.
Shooting an Elephant
By: Jaylen Jenkins
George Orwell born June 25, 1903 and died January 21, 1950. His real name Eric Author Blair.
George Orwell, a police officer in Burma is harassed by fellow officers because he from a different country. While Burma an elephant in musk goes on a rampage and kills a man. George has to find and kill the elephant but when he finds him he notices the elephant is no longer violent so he hesitates on shooting him. The people of Burma are all looking for George to shoot the elephant because of what he did so George is peer pressured into shooting the elephant.