A hero is any person who is admired for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities. You may not know it, but there are many heroes that are just like you. One hero is Temar Boggs, a 15-year-old that saved a little girl from being kidnapped. 5-year-old Jocelyn Rojas was playing outside when she turned a corner to get her bicycle and vanished. After her mother called 911, police and firemen soon swarmed the area to search the suburban neighborhood.
Lawrence Exeter Junior graduated with honors from the military academy and some said he was the best the academy had ever seen. Of course this please his father, but did his father say a word about him being proud or happy with his son? No, he never did. Lawrence Junior grew increasingly frustrated and started to give hope of ever having a real father. He had not called his father dad in years and addressed him as sir not only out of resect like the academy taught him, but because that’s all he was to Junior.
Reporter stated the following: He (Ja’ziah) is placed at Harrison Central Elementary Behavioral Mode. They are placed at Harrison Central Elementary Behavioral Mode when they get in trouble at another school. He is not a special needs child. The child (Ja’ziah) came to school with a weapon.
The article “Blizzard!” by Jeanie Mebane and the poem from “The Blizzard Voice” by Ted Kooser both portray the blizzards of 1888. For example, the first sentence of the article “Blizzard!” says “no one on the prairie was prepared for the violent blizzard” that shows the reader that it's not just a couple of inches of snow, it shows that the blizzard will be windy and there will be a lot of snow and damage, also the fact that no one was expecting it makes it a whole lot worse. Another example is in paragraph 5 “Hunt and her students were blinded by the force of the blizzard and almost immediate felt their eyelashes crust over with ice.” Even though it doesn't specifically say that it's windy you just know because of the details. Also in the
A dagger screamed, slicing through the air - or should I say, lack thereof. Time froze and my eyes widened in realization of who the dagger was flying towards. It aimed directly at me. I watched in slow motion as the dagger began to curve in a new direction before identifying it 's new victim. I turned quickly and latched my small hand around his wrist.
The quote,“Life moves pretty fast if you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it” holds much more value and meaning than what is presented. Although this quote comes from Ferris Bueller, a high-schooler from the famous 80’s movie Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, many people use this quote in their daily life. This quote is explaining how if one is still reminiscing the past, he/she will miss the great opportunities that he/she is presented with. Although Ferris Bueller is just a character from a movie, this quote may apply to most people in life.
Dreams, we all have them, but well, I already know my dreams not coming true. I would love to be a singer & dancer people tell me I have a voice like a angel and dance moves as sharp as a knife but small problem, I´m in foster care nobody wants me and it's the hard truth I have a disease called vitiligo. I have these spots on my skin sort of like a cow and I can't control it it's on my arms, ankles and on my back. Whenever I get called up to see if the people want me I’m always turned down and it's because of my looks. I hate it
As I force my eyes to shut, the constant flashbacks repeat vividly through my head. The sound of the screeching car causes nothing but fear. Although I don’t remember much I still struggle to sleep. Two years ago I lost everything in a blink of an eye, I lost my family and I feel I’ve even lost myself. I squint my eyes shut tightly, forcing my face to feel numb I still see that large truck with bright lights coming towards me, I still feel like I am falling as our car was tumbling over, rolling out of control.
What did Lemon Brown love most? Lemon Brown loved his family and his treasure most. It’s hard to explain the value he had for these treasures. They are personal and only he can appreciate the meaning of them. In the passage “Treasures of Lemon Brown”, it explains that Greg was first angry with his father for not letting him play basketball, but in the end he will appreciate it.
The definition of a lie is; "an intentionally false statement." Paul is lied to numerous times in Tangerine about very serious and important topics. Paul is a twelve year old boy who is legally blind, due to his brother,Erik, who sprayed him in the eyes with white spray-paint. Paul was blinded by Erik, and he doesn't remember it because he was really young, his mom and dad lied to him about what happened to him so that he wouldn't hate his brother. In the novel Tangerine, the author, Edward Bloor utilizes symbols like sand, muck fire, and lightning to exemplify the truth behind the lies.