??In the beginning of the story Okonkwo’s inner desire or ID is just to establish strong personality among Omoufia tribe. To be known as the strongest man and very much different to his father Unoka which is lazy, falling into debt and bringing shame upon his family. His desires begin to rise at an early age to prove his tribe that is really strong and brave and very far different from his father, Unoka.
??But Okonkws’s ID or desire changed when a young boy Ikemefuna, came along to his life. Okonkwo’s life began to be different as it was used to be. Ikemefuna changed the life of Okonkwo. He consider Ikemefuna as his true son, Okonkwo stared to changed after the death of his son Ikemefuna. His desires or ID changed from being strong and brave. Okonkwo’s fear of effeminacy and weakness drive him to actions that are not actually can be noticed in him.


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