"Okonkwo's first son nwoye , was twelve years old but was already causing his father great anxiety for his incipient laziness' Pg.13
" He was very uncomfortable sitting around for days waiting for a feast or getting over it. He would be very much happier working on his farm." pg. 37
This is Okonkwo, and Okonkwo has some anger problems. He usually expresses himself in beatings and yelling
" Okonkwo's second wife cut off merely a few leaves off the tree and she said so" . pg.38
Okonkwo did not like laziness which he thought of his father. So when his son nwoye showed incipient laziness his father beat him.
" his anger thus, satisfied Okonkwo decided to go hunting". pg. 38
It was the week of the festival when relatives hang out together and eat but okonkwo didnt like sitting around to eat so he was quite annoyed.
"ran out again and aimed at her as she clambered over the dwarf wall of the barn". Pg.39
The night of the feast okonkwo thought one of his plants was dead which it wasn't and his wife Ekwefi explained that she used the leaves as a wrap for the food and he began to beat her.
After beating his wife he then said he was going hunting.
Okonkwo went to get his gun for hunting that he never shot before but over heard ekwefi say something under her breath that he didn't like he then ran to get his gun and attempted to shoot ekwefi but missed.