Titanic was the dream ship no one thought could be destroyed. Like society today, these passengers were enjoying life and thought nothing could happen to them. White Starline’s Titanic was called “the ship of dreams”, or at least that was what everyone knew it to be. The day was April 12, 1912, as they loaded up, many passengers of different classes and sectors of society thought this was their ticket to new lives. The ship slowly pulled away from the dock while the 2,200 passengers aboard Titanic waved farewell.1
Rich and poor, famous and obscure, “Titanic was a symbol of structured society.”2 First class was very high class. Aboard Titanic’s first class were the famous John Jacob Astor, Molly Brown, the countess of Roths and many other wealthy families. Second class was high class but pretty average. However, third class was nothing to talk about. The families in third class were not well off. Although some were jealous of first class, many were thankful for what they had.3
Titanic was one of the largest man made ships of that time. Everything was set to perfection. Titanic was thought to be a safe ship. Ismay, the ship’s designer, designed water tight doors that would make Titanic unsinkabl
"Overall the rescue took four hours. 8 Down in the boiler room the water tight doors were closing. , over 1,500 people were left on board the Titanic. All the survivors could do was wait. It was Carpathia coming to their rescue. That could only mean one thing ". "17 "Two boats full of people were sucked beneath the Titanic"tms surface when it sank. The lifeboats were then being loaded. After Ismay stepped on to the boat he was asked not to be disturbed, for no one could have imagined how much guilt he felt. Suddenly shouting, "There"tms ice ahead," Fleet reached for the crows nest bell and rang it three times, then picked up the telephone and sent the message. The screams slowly died down while many people drowned or froze to death. "Man was going to realize he could not rule neither the universe nor the ocean.