Momma is a big part of the book “Why the caged bird sings”. Momma is my favorite character in the whole book. She the strongest of them all she has all of these things that have happened to her and she doesn 't let it show. She 's taking care of her grand kids, she 's a tough woman and i have respect for everything she 's done . Momma plays a role in Maya 's life, Maya is a girl who mad to move from her mom live with her grandma (Momma).
One of the interesting things about Claudia is that she is a huge fan of Eminem and he 's her role model. She looks up to him because he 's been through so much, being broke, being away from his daughters, his suicidal wife but he stuck through it and wrote music about it and that 's something she looks up to. If she was given 10 million dollars she would use it by buying a house for her and her family renovate it and she 'd give the rest to charity. Claudia 's dream job is to be a nurse specifically a Mid wife because she likes the idea helping people and bringing life to the world and repaying mothers for the work they put into us and letting them
In the book To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, there are many similarities between the narrator, Scout, and the author, Harper Lee. For instance, both grew up in the time of the great depression with little money to do extra things; therefore, they relied on their imaginations to entertain them for hours (Haggerty) . Comparatively, both were tomboys in their youths and grew up in small towns where girls were expected to wear dresses and act like a lady. Also, both Harper Lee and Scout both grew up with their fathers being lawyers for their town and would often hear of cases that they worked on (“Harper Lee”) . Similarly, when writing her book a “mad dog warning” was released, no doubt giving the idea for the episode of the mad dog Tim Robinson.
Even though Bonnie Parker was known as a criminal she had a soft side to her. Bonnie Elizabeth Parker was born on October 1, 1910. As Bonnie grew up to be a small child she had two parents Emma and Charles, when Bonnie was just four years old her father Charles had died. Leaving Bonnie her mother Emma and her two siblings Hubert and Billie Jean. Soon after Bonnie’s father had died Bonnie had decided she wanted to be a famous actress and be on broadway.
“Mrs. Doubtfire” is a 1993 comedy movie starring Robin Williams (Daniel) and Sally Field (Miranda), a San Francisco couple with three children Lydia (14), Chris (12), and Natalie (5). Daniel, a loving but irresponsible father, faced divorce filing from his wife, Miranda, and was heartbroken of the court order allowing only weekly visits with his three children. He disguised himself as a British lady, Mrs. Doubtfire, and became nanny of his own children. Miranda and kids loved Mrs. Doubtfire because she was able to keep the house clean and organized, help the children excel in school, cook healthy and delicious food, and take part in kids’ extracurricular activities, the kind of a husband he should have been in the first place.
Maya Angelou author of I know why the caged bird sings.Writes about her life growing up. Annie Henderson has been their for maya in various ways. One way has been always respecting her. An example of this has been when she respected her silence after she has been raped and her birth mother family didn’t respect it and send her back to Stamps,Arkansas.Respect is a key quality that Ms.Henderson has taught Maya.Maya has seen her grandmother show respect no matter what. The first time Maya has experienced the concept of respect no matter what has been when
On July 15, 1913, Virginia Dixon was born in Wortham, Texas. Mrs. Dixon states that she had a joyful childhood and her childhood was one of the best moments of her life. Mrs. Dixon household consisted of her father, mother, and a younger brother. Her younger brother loved to play tricks her as a child. She states “I cannot believe I am alive today as he loved to meddle”.
The relationship between Calpurnia and Scout in To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee is interesting because in spite of their love-hate relationship Calpurnia is the closest figure to a mother both Scout and Jem have. We get to know Calpurnia through Scout’s eyes as a mother-like figure who is hard on Scout in some situations and loving in others. We get to see the tough, bossy, and strict side as well as the soft, nurturing, kind and motherly side. Even though she is just an African American housekeeper, she has been a member of the Finch’s Family and means much more as she is one of the few black people in Maycomb who is educated. She teaches Scout to write during rainy days as well as carrying the responsibility of teaching Scout and Jem
In a southern town called Maycomb in the 1930s, lives a young girl called Scout who possesses a spirit of adventure. Scout 's character is well defined in Harper Lee 's To Kill a Mockingbird through her everyday interactions and family life living with her brother, Jem, and widowed Father, Atticus. Asking questions display one of Scout 's usual, innocent features. Frankly, she asks Atticus questions which, in turn, enhance her knowledge typically concerning other folks in Maycomb. When she asks questions based on that knowledge to other folks though, the outcome is not always fortunate.
“Don’t stop believin, Hold onto the feeling” famous song lyrics sang by a very well-known band, Journey. Debby Smoots is a wonderful person and as you will find out she loves her music and having a great time. On July 9, 1950 at Lawrence Memorial Charles and Helen gave birth to a beautiful baby girl, named Debby. She grew up in Tonganoxie, Kansas with her 3 brothers, Dan, David, and Steve. Yes, she was the only girl.
Out Of The Dust Out Of The Dust is a really good book. In fact probably one of my favorites, Not because the pages are short but because how detailed everything is, making it to where you almost feel like you’re actually there with them. The story is about a Young girl named BillIe Jo who is fairly poor, living with her mom and dad and soon to be little brother, in the setting time period of the early 1920’s, with a huge dust storm coming their way. The reason her name is Billie Jo, is because her dad wanted a little boy, instead he got a long-legged girl with a wide mouth and cheekbones like bicycle handles, A red headed, freckled-faced, narrow hipped girl with a liking for apples and a talent for playing piano. But although she is a girl, she acts, looks, and has the ways of a boy.
During the late 19th century to the early 20th century women, especially black women, barely had a say in anything done within the family. Janie was different, she was able to control her own destiny simply by leaving Logan for Joe, and marrying Tea Cake after Joe’s death. Janie was raised by her grandmother due to the fact that her mother was not around during this time. Her grandmother was raised in a time where there was no hope for a chance at a better life. Her grandmother told Janie that black women were the mules of the world (Hurston 14) , representing that they are the lowest of society and are used by people.
Through hardships and suffering, through celebration and joy, family will always be there to support and comfort you, as you will to them. Dicey’s Song, by Cynthia Voigt, is a realistic fiction novel that takes place along the Chesapeake Bay. Dicey Tillerman and her three younger siblings are learning to adjust and fit in at their new home with their grandmother, after their emotionally-ill mother abandoned them. They all grew closer, and learned to love, help, and protect each other when Dicey and her brothers and sister started having issues at school, and money began dwindling. Dicey’s grandmother ended up adopting the children , and by the time the news of the kids’ mother’s death reached them, they were a true, close and united, family.