Reflection of noli and el fili

Simoun, now unmasked as the perpetrator of the attempted arson and failed revolution, becomes a fugitive.

El filibusterismo moral values

But despite the dark themes, it described love, not entirely romantic love, but more importantly love of country and family. Ibarra, instead of retorting, excuses himself and says that he has business matters to attend to. Later in the story, Maria Clara will tell Ibarra that she did not conspire to indict him. To save her life, he rushes into the house, seizes the lightened lamp, and hurls it into the river, where it explodes. Unfortunately, his letter to Maria Clara somehow gets into the hands of the jury and is manipulated such that it then becomes evidence against him. The latter was driven to insanity when she learned that her children were implicated for theft by the sacristan mayor. It showcased the truth. Basilio is now a medical student under the patronage of Capitan Tiago. The noble priest tended to Simoun while the latter explained that he is Ibarra and that he was greatly saddened and angry due to the failure of the revolution and that he was questioning God as to why he was the one who is suffering and not the ones who have forsaken the people of the Philippines. El Filibusterismo, although more than a hundred years old still finds application in a society where tyrants and corruption reign. With a change of heart, Basilio informs his friend Isagani about the plan. During the wedding, Simoun gives the newlyweds the lamp and leaves the reception early leaving a note. It is Christmas Eve when Elias arrives at the Ibarra forest, gravely wounded and barely alive.

The priest explains that all punishments will come in due time. Here we find Padre Damaso speaking ill-y of Filipinos.

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While rowing in the river, Ibarra and Elias realize that a few Spaniards saw them from a far. However, in the second book, he was just so drained that he wound up being a man who he in all likelihood, never needed to be. The novel was not substantial or fearing nor was it sugar covered. Upon hearing the news, Maria Clara believed that Ibarra was dead; she entered the nunnery instead of marrying Alfonso Linares. He came back to the Philippines as Senor Simoun, disguised with a beard. Ibarra finds out about this and is deeply saddened. Basilio has a change of heart and attempts to warn Isagani, his friend and the former boyfriend of Paulita. It was crude and genuine. Simoun is now gearing up for the revolution which he immediately calls to a halt, upon learning of the death of Maria Clara earlier that day.

Basilio who then feared for the safety of his friend told him about the plan of Simoun. He has frustrated your plans one by one, the best conceived, first by the death of Maria Clara, then by a lack of preparation, then in some mysterious way.

Reflection of el filibusterismo

On the other side of the river, Basilio is grieving the death of his mother, Elias comes to him, shot and bloody, and tells him that he is going to die and that the young Basilio should burn the bodies. After a long time of illness brought about by the bitter loss of Maria Clara, Simoun perfects his plan to overthrow the government. But before leaving, Ibarra talks to Maria Clara and accuses her of betraying him, thinking that she gave the letter he wrote her to the jury. Simoun eventually tells Basilio of his plan to exterminate the highest officials of the Philippines who will be attending the wedding of Paulita Gomez and Juanito Pelaez. The latter was driven to insanity when she learned that her children were implicated for theft by the sacristan mayor. Ibarra, instead of retorting, excuses himself and says that he has business matters to attend to. Simoun eventually dies and Padre Florentino throws his treasures into the Pacific Ocean with the hope that the treasure will surface once the nation truly deserves its independence. El Filibusterismo also shares the theme that violence is not always the answer with Noli Me Tangere. Even before the Spaniards arrived, Rizal argues, the early Filipinos were already carrying out trade within provinces and with other neighboring countries; they were also engaged in agriculture and mining; some natives even spoke Spanish. He appeared to have no outrage; he was by all accounts in a condition of peace.

Isagani, being a former boyfriend of Paulita Gomez steals the lamp and throws it into the river. Rizal ends by asking what then would have caused Filipinos to forget their past.

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The note is later found out to be signed in the name of Crisostomo Ibarra. The latter blessed the former and threw away all the remaining jewels of Ibarra in the hopes that they may always be used for good.

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It is in this forest that Elias finds Basilio and his lifeless mother, Sisa. I believe that doing your best to never tire in doing good is one of the central themes of the book.

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Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo (reflection)