The paragraph in Sanders’ essay that explains the story behind the handle of his hammer and how he had broken it several times uses an anecdotal story to convey Sanders’ attitude towards his father 's death. The speaker broke his hammer’s handle once by attempting to “pull sixteen-penny nails out of floor joists”; an idea even the speaker admitted was foolish. His father’s response of “You ever hear of a crowbar?” captures the relationship Sanders had with his father. His father was sarcastic at his son’s humorous and avoidable failure, indicating a close relationship between the two. This revelation of the closeness he had with his father conveys the feelings of sadness the speaker would have immediately after his death.
For our father who art in heaven has bestowed upon us the chance to rid the world of the sin of the devil. Rejoice brothers and sisters for the witches’ reign ends tonight!” He tossed his torch down to the witches’ feet, and chuckled inhumanly. Pandora turned to Amber and reached out her hand. “Do not fear young child, for thine goddess has taken our pain. We are going home.” Pandora cried when Amber spoke, “Thine goddess has forgiven you.” They turned to face the crowd and lifted up their chins as the flames succumbed them.
Stay gold…’ The pillow seemed to sink a little, and Johnny died” (130). Johnny jumped into a burning church to save 5 children from burning to death or smoke inhalation and this was his punishment for being a hero. He opened up Pony’s perspective to what a hero really was, and even if it meant dying to save
Nearing the end in the novel, Lulu’s house is started on fire by Nector Kashpaw. In Chapter 15: The Good Tears, we find out that one of Lulu’s children, Lyman, was stuck inside the house while the fire was ablaze and Lulu went back in there to save his life. She states: I threw rice in the air like a hundred weddings and took to my heels. I ran in a beeline wasting no breath, no time…The roof was about to cave and Lyman was nowhere to be found. Yet a mother’s heart was certain that her son was in the house…He was nuzzled in my nightgowns…I heaved him out the bedroom window and fell after him into the hollyhocks.
They are brought to court in response to Mr. Harris’ barn being set on fire. The judge requests proof that Abner has set the barn on fire. Mr. Harris describes what happened when approached by Abner's friend, “'He say to tell you wood and hay kin burn.' ... the [negro] said. 'Wood and hay kin burn.'
One night Ponyboy goes out with his buddies Johnny and Dally were they sneak into a drive in movie, where they see 2 girls. Ponyboy starts talking to one of the girls cherry who tells him”things are rough all over.”(35) Ponyboy doesn't believe this though because he thinks money can solve all their problems. Cherry was trying to tell ponyboy that everyone has problems even ones he has never heard of before. This didn't make sense to Ponyboy yet. After running from the police when johnny stabbed Bob a soc they find themselves in an abandoned church.
Seita then decides to take Setsuko to an abandoned bomb shelter and they begin a new life together, away from society. Initially, they find themselves having a great time, lighting their newfound home with fireflies they captured outside and with lots of play, and plenty to eat. However, they quickly find themselves lacking in food and Seita finds Setsuko making a grave for the fireflies that once lit their home, revealing that she knew about the death of their mother. With food running short, Seita turns to raiding homes and stealing from nearby farms in order to feed himself and his younger sister, all the while the adults around them offer no sympathy or support. With Setsuko suffering from malnutrition, Seita goes to a bank to withdraw the last bit
John at the beginning of the movie was brave and never give up even after getting shot in the foot and almost dieing. They showed that John was kind-hearted by showing the relationship between him and Two socks throughout the movie. They also showed that he was able to understand the sioux people after several attempts in order to succeed. They put other characters in the movie they helped him. Kicking Bird, Stands With a Fist, and Wind in His Hair all gave time and effort to John Dunbar and connect to him very well.
Back at the Palace, the Grand Duke awakens the King regarding what has happened. At first incensed that the maiden his son danced with has gotten away, the Duke claims that his son still wants to find and marry her. With the glass slipper the only clue, the King sets the Duke on a mission to have the slipper tried on every girl in the Kingdom, setting the Duke to task before the sun rises! The next morning, Cinderella 's Stepmother quickly demands she help her daughters immediately. The two Stepsisters are slow to wake up, when the Stepmother tells of the proclamation, and how the girl that was seen dancing with the Prince is being searched for.