My name is Kali. I have very little money and don't like to work at all.
I dont like people who don't want to put in any effort to better themselves
"I'm too scared to fail! I don't want anyone to think that I am weak."
My name is Okonkwo and I am a respected man in the village. My tragic flaws are my fear of becoming a failure and becoming weak.
Why are you so lazy!?
"He had no patience with unsuccessful men"(Chapter 1, pg 18).
"But his whole life was dominated by fear of failure and of weakness."(Pg 13)
Okonkwo's first son Nwoye, was then 12 years old but was already causing his father great anxiety for his incipient laziness.
And indeed he was possessed by the fear of his father's contemptible life and shameful death.(Pg 18)
I'M SO AFRAID OF BECOMING A FAAAAIIILLLLUUUURREE!!!
"As the boy's back is turned, one of the men strikes the first blow with his machete. Ikemefuna cries out to Okonkwo, "My father, they have killed me!" and runs toward Okonkwo. Afraid to appear weak, Okonkwo kills Ikemefuna with his machete."