Because he was an extremely religious person and found peace and salvation in faith because he was blind, he was a very nice and good person. People generally used to take advantage of him, because he was so nice, yet he did nothing to confront them. Only when he got married did his wife stand up for her husband and did the community start respecting him.
B. the audience knows something that the character or characters don't.
An example of dramatic irony is when the viewer of a movie knows that a murderer is upstairs in the baby's room, but the family doesn't, so they go upstairs to check on the baby. Dramatic irony can often be frustrating for readers or viewers.
What does the character want? The girl wants to see her brother.
Is the character likely to succeed? Not likely. If she is caught, she will be in some sort of trouble for stowing away on a ship without permission. And even if she's not caught she does not know the specfic details of her brother's whereabouts.
Is the character a good person? Yes. She is a sweet and innocent young lady; however, she is too ambigious with her plan.
What does the story mean? The story follows a young girl wanting to see her brother. Therefore stows away on a ship that has already reached its maximum weight. As a result, the captain, kindly explains she has to be ejected into space before they all lose their lives.
What is the main idea of the story? The consequences of the choices you make are unavoidable.