Abel Magwitch vs. Serevus Snape
Meghan Crump and Isabella Salerno
Character Trait: Convict or Wrong Side of Right
Abel Magwitch and Severus Snape are both seen as the bad guy in theses stories, but towards the end both of them are revealed to be the protector of the protagonist and has a compassionate side. Deep down they have good in them, but no one sees that because all they can see is all the wrong they have done.
(Pub) , (Agencies)
- Noble and Brave
- Control their emotions
- Don't interact well with others
- They both die
The Characters have some minor differences, but for the most part their characters are the same.
- Poor Man
Magwitch and Snape secretly protect and look after the protagonist to make sure they have a good future.
Pip helps out Magwitch when he is just a young boy. Magwitch decides to repay Pip by making him a gentleman and giving him a great fortune. Magwitch treats PIp like a son.
Snape looks after Harry because he was once in love with Harry's mother. He doesn't know that Snape risks his life everyday to protect him.
How do Magwitch and Snape Fulfill the Role of the "Convict?"
Author's Purpose/ Importance of the Role
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