“Tuesday of the Other June” by Norma Fox Mazer is a realistic fiction story about a girl named June who is being bullied by another girl named June in swim class. In the beginning June gos to swim class and encounters a bully. In the middle June was being bullied and it was getting worse. In the end June moved and thought she was getting away from the bully but she moved closer to the bully and realized she had to deal with the bully on her own. June changed a lot thew out the story.
She ends up finding her voice and is rewarded with the return of her regular life. Melinda had to find a way to live with the fact that she had lost all of her friends and their trust, or in other words, figure out how to live with depression. Melinda had Rachel and Heather, but they left her because she was ‘selfish’ and ‘foolish’ for calling the cops. Melinda is not interested in gaining popularity and spends most of her time in a janitor 's closet at school. She has stolen some late passes, so she uses the closet as a hideout to avoid teachers she dislikes and painful interactions with her former friends.
Cheyenne, is a case study, in Mary Piper’s Ph.D. book, Reviving Ophelia, whose parents had to move to a new neighborhood which caused a spiral of devastation to a once semi-normal (in society’s eyes) household. Reviving Ophelia, is an earth shattering, realization of how teen girls suffer from the new generation of fitting into a society that only accepts perfection. The young girl had always followed the rules, loved sports (especially soccer) and received good grades in school, unlike her older sister who had not been so innocent. Her mother and father had a few issues with her older sister but nothing like what Cheyenne was putting them through. While reading these first 4 chapters I felt myself wondering if I also had fallen into the
It all started of when she was a very shy girl but great at school, but she was no good at any sports. She was not able to ride a bike, swim, roller skate, or even catch a pop fly.Then one day she was pouting in her room she said “I’ll never be good at sports” then a great idea clicked in her head maybe I can play marbles Lupe said. First off, one way Lupe’s practice lead to success was that she practiced hard on marbles. For example, she practiced everyday to get her aim right and her brother helped her by saying “ think eye and thumb and let it rip”. Next, she squeezed a rubber eraser one hundred times and squeezing it for an hour.
For example, instead of teacher Jeanette how to swim, Rex throws her into the Hot Springs and then Rex says to her, “You can't cling to the side your whole life...If you don't want to sink, you better figure out how to swim.”(Walls 66). Jeannette now learns that the only person that can help her is herself because she can't rely on others to save her. Another example is, Jeannette must find acceptance from her classmates at school and her neighbors in her new neighborhoods. At first the people at her new school think that she is a teachers pet because she won't stop raising her hand in class. Which she then got beat up after school.
Susie Salmon is a young girl who passed away at age fourteen, she was brutally murdered by George Harvey. She was a good-natured and intelligent girl. She wanted to be different from others and that made her a distinct individual. This is a quote from Susie herself before she passed away, “I chose it both because it expressed my contempt for my structured surroundings á la the classroom and because, not being some dopey quote from a rock group, I thought it marked me as literary.” She watched as her family went through hard times but also saw the good times. In the end, everything worked out well.
Virginias sister-in -law had seen her go into Cianciulli’s home but never saw her come out. Leonarda should have done a better job of cleaning up after her mess. When the authorities showed up and she got interviewed Leonarda immediately admitted to everything. She believed that denying the facts would undo all the sacrifices she had created. The things that Leonarda had done or horrific, but their is one thing “ you can never accuse Leonarda for being wasteful.
The patient reports that she told her mother yesterday that she was feeling suicidal. The patient states, "I started out of nowhere feeling like I want to commit suicide." The patient reports when her mother thought she was joking she started cutting herself. The patient has superficial cuts to her throat and legs. The patient reports that she became irritable when her mother did not believe her, so she told her mother that she better lock her door when she sleep because she was going to kill her.
Aunt Alexandra shows care for her niece and nephew because she worries where the children have gone. She nearly faints when Calpurnia finds Jem and Scout at the trial. “I didn’t think it wise in the first place to let them (go),” Aunt Alexandra utters bitterly to Atticus when he returns home from the trial. One of Alexandra’s main goals as mother is to keep Jem and Scout innocent from their society as they grow up. According to Aunt Alexandra, adolescents do not need to listen to racist remarks and talk about rape.
“The Story of an Hour “ when Mrs.Malled confirm her about the death she goes to her room quite with no one follow her sitting on a armchair in front of an open window thinking that is it true or fiction what happened in order to get out from the shock. She stayed on the chair sad but at the same time happy because she was not allow to go out or work her husband would lock her home and not being able to live her daily live as normal people do.as for the second story “A Rose for Emily” before the death of her father. Her father deprived her of doing everything as