1. Person vs Person: Tom's wife clare worrys that toms works too hard and wants him to take it easy but tom tells her that this is too important to lay off. Clare excepts it then leaves.
2. Person vs Self: Trying to decide whatever or not to go climb out to go get his work, but ends up cause there was two months worth of work he had written. Also he thought others who may have done the same work may gradually mark him out because he decided not to get his work.
3. Person vs Nature: The wind is kind of taunting tom as he's getting the paper. The first time is when the wind blew the paper out the window and the secound time is the wind blew the paper out again but tom doesn't care anymore.