Comparison of stories
...friend around a drive in cafeteria, teasing boys. In her defiance to her family, she makes the wrong choice and decides to leave with Arnold Friend, who befriends her by creating an impression that he cares for her. Later, she realizes that he is not the kind of person she has wanted. Similarly, in “Bad Neighbors” also, the lead female, Sharon Palmer, falls prey to the charms of Terence Stagg and encouraged by her family, marries him... September 28, Compare and Contrast Between “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been” and “Bad Neighbors” The short story, “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been,” by Joyce Carol Oates narrates the saga of a teenage girl, Connie, her psychological problems during her...