Why and when did the narrator say that ‘everything’ was going well, it was an easy flight.’?

This excerpt is from the short story “Black Aeroplane”. Frederick Forsyth was the pilot who describes his strange flight experience he had in this story. The story is about a pilot who got lost in a dark cloud during his flight from Paris to London and was guided by a strange airplane that had appeared …

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What made the boys follow Griffin?

As Griffin was invisible, his footprints appeared out of nowhere on the snow. The boys saw the footprints without any feet and were amazed. That’s why they started following the footprints which were of Griffin.

What was the major flaw in Tricki?

The major flaw in Tricki was his greed. He could tackle a meal at any hour of the day due to which, he had gained an excessive weight that turned him to a lazy and unhealthy animal.

What lesson did Kisa Gotami learn the second time that she had failed to learn the first time?

Kisa Gotami understood that death is common to all and that she was being selfish in her grief. She understood this only the second time because it was then that she found that there was not a single house where somebody’s beloved had not died.  At the first time, she was only thinking about her …

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How did Ebright get the idea of his new theory about cell life?

The tiny gold spots on a Monarch pupa initiated Ebright’s research on cell life. He found out the spots were producing a hormone necessary for the butterfly’s full development. His research was thus able to identify the hormone’s chemical structure.