character vs nature "There was a blinding flash, a jaw-rattling boom!, and our car exploded. i remember feeling weightless, like i was being crushed,fried, and hosed down all at the same time."(47) the lighting hit the car while he was in it.
character vs character "Then, with an angry roar, the monster closed his fist around my mother's neck, and she dissolved before my eyes, melting into light, a shimmering golden form, as if she were a holographic projection (53). Minotaur killed Percy's mother.
character vs Supernatura "And she flew straight at me. absolute terror ran through my body. I did the only thing that came naturally: I swung the sword.(13) Mis.dodds tried to kill Percy.