Memes

Top 5 Wednesday – The Naughty List

Welcome back to Top 5 Wednesday.  This is a meme started in November of 2013 and is still going strong! If you’re interested in being a part of it please see the group on Goodreads.

This week’s topic is Characters on the Naughty List.

I’m taking this to mean characters I really don’t like, and not just characters I love to hate. These are the ones who get coal in their stocking.

This is going to be a quick on, I left it too late in the day!!

line clipart

romeo

Romeo & Juliet

Star crossed lovers. *yawn*  I’ve never been able to get into this story. They know NOTHING about one another. That’s not love, that’s early teen hormonal angst. I feel a little less anti-Juliet than anti-Romeo but I have trouble feeling too sorry for either of them.

line clipart

heart goes last

Charmaine – The Heart Goes Last

Don’t get me wrong. You know I LOVE me some Margaret Atwood, but once again, I had trouble feeling for this character. A difficult person to like. Capricious and to my mind a little pathological.

line clipart

kiss of deception

Lia – The Kiss of Deception

I know a lot of people liked this book. I’m sorry to poop on it, but I really hated this “strong girl” character. She was supposed to be extremely capable and intelligent. Not only did she get caught within days of her escape from the castle, but she was caught by no less than two princes and a castle spy. For gods sake. She’s really not that bright. Couldn’t finish the book, it just drove me nuts.

line clipart

lydia

Lydia Bennet – Pride and Prejudice

Oh Jesus, Mary and Joseph, this chick! Just an incurious, spiteful, boy-crazy, shallow little flibbertygibbet! I don’t wish ill on her, and no one deserves to get tied to Willoughby for life, but she sure makes it hard to root for her.

… she is kind of funny though and oh heck, never mind, I love all the Bennet’s.

 

line clipart

bob ewell

Robert E. Lee “Bob” Ewell – To Kill A Mockingbird

There is no redeeming this awful person. He is a foul, racist, ignorant abuser and attempted murderer. He gets all the coal in the world. It doesn’t get worse than Bob.

 

line clipart

Ok gotta run now! See you all later!

 

4 thoughts on “Top 5 Wednesday – The Naughty List

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s