Throughout the book we are led to believe that Salva’s parents and siblings had passed away but he never lost hope that they were still alive. In the end, his suffering paid off as his hope and dream of finding his family alive finally came true. Through the story of a young boy who treasured all his blessings in a harsh environment, I learned to value the things I have and to not waste these special
Bethany Hamilton is a surfer, who has been through many ups and downs throughout her life. One big obstacle in her life was surviving a major shark attack in 2003. Her arm was bitten off almost all the way to the armpit. Although she had the support of all her friends and family, it was still hard for her. As time went on, she got accustomed to her new life.
However, the love between Allen and Benjamin grew stronger and Benjamin became a part of the family. Allen was not able to leave Benjamin in Venezuela and so he brought him home to New York where he lived for many years. People all across the world fall in love with animals and regard them as family members. What makes Allen’s case so different? Well, he goes a few steps further than an average pet owner would, however, at the end of the day both Benjamin and Allen bonded like two best friends.
“ I will tell you who your father is if you can swim to Chuna and back with a 30 pound rockon your rock.” One Day Carnesious decided to swim to Chuna and back with a 30 pound rock on his back. When he started he thought it was going to be easy. When he was half way there he started to sink but something Really weird happened. The water had formed a wave and he was floating on top of it. His mom new that he would not die, but when he came home she was amazed.
After finding that Banning High school offered an after school swim team, I joined their swim team around the age of twelve. Despite working hard at practice every day, I was not able to get faster. I was determined to get better so I would go home, watch videos, and learn the techniques. All of my friends and family motivated me to not give up. I started to attend every competition and even though I was not coming out in the first place, I kept trying.
Every single meal was the same as yesterday, last week and last month. The thought of just eating something different each day, brought joy to my father’s mind. The diverse in the food in Houston just amazed my father’s eyes. He would wake up one day and eat dim sum at ocean palace, then wake up the next morning and eat pancakes from
For starters I have known Anthony for three years and he has been by my side ever since. Anthony and I are like two peas in a pod we never really get mad at eachother. Anthony has been a great friend where to me he is the best thing that ever happened to me. Sometimes he makes me feel like i 'm not a shadow and others know i 'm there for them. He has always been their for me
Since we had a long and boring morning, my dad and I decided to head back home and rest for the night shift of hunting. When we returned home, I undressed from all my orange clothing and took a long nap. I woke up to eat lunch, which was some warm homemade soup that my mother had made my dad and I to eat for lunch. After lunch, we were ready to head out
When I was asked to think of my fondest memories as a child there were few far between. There was The time I spent with my step dads parents in Edmond Washington all the one on one time with my mom the memories of getting anything I want as the only child, the birth of my baby brother although that really was exciting but I can remember getting left out for the new child, the birth of my sister but that is just were things got wore cause they were mom and dads angels they did no wrong. The memories that I cherish so much to this day with the days that I got to spend with my granddaddy. There were several memories that I hang on to, since he passed away I cherish them more and more. There are so many memories that they may not go in order according to age but they are they ones that I hold close to my heart.
Bob 's favorite thing to do as a child was hanging out with his brothers and sisters. Bob had eight other siblings. He said “they never argued or got into fights.” Bob 's family was a super close family. They would give each other rough times, but never would let each other down. Bob lived all of his life in Randolph County.
3) My husband, teenage daughter and I learned to scuba dive in American Samoa. My husband and daughter had no problem passing the physical tests. I struggled, made a fool of myself, but finally passed. I wrote about the experience and would like some
The entire day had been a struggle as we slipped on the various rocks underneath our feet as we made our way up Mt. Phillips. Every ten minutes our Scoutmaster, Mr. Britton, would gleefully shout, and “Come on boys, just a little more climbing and we will be at the top.” Although I wanted to believe him, I was running out of energy. This was the most difficult challenge I had ever faced in my seventeen years of life and I felt like quitting, but I did not want to let Mr. Britton down. Mr. Britton always had various words of wisdom he would pass on to us as he was teaching us a lesson.
While at the aquarium i turn to look at my mom and saw her smiling for the first time in forever. The next day at Corpus we went dolphin riding. My father knew i saw scard of dolphins so he decide to get me over my fears. Once we got to the resort there was about 15 arqarium with dlphins. There was a lady there giving us insterctions what might happen and what to do right.