The book “Forged by Fire” by Sharon M. Draper is a book with many themes and lessons we all can learn. One of the themes that this essay will talk about will be about loyalty. Loyalty is something that comes from inside of a person to have faith in someone. We are all loyal to someone, someone who’s special in our lives and plays a major role in our lives that drags us to support them no matter what. In this book, Gerald gets abused by his drunk father.
Gerald started a fire accidentally as a kid that burned down the entire apartment. During the fire, Gerald hid behind the couch that he would hide behind when he was scared. After the fire, Gerald thought about where Monique mom was, and if he would ever see Monique again. When Gerald finally woke up from the hospital, he overheard the doctors talking about Monique “in custody for child endangerment, abandonment-that sort of thing” (13). This symbol stands for Gerald’s new life.
The book “Forged by Fire” by Sharon M. Draper is a book with many themes and lessons we all can learn. One of the themes that this essay will talk about will be about loyalty. For one thing, loyalty is a strong feeling because it’s something that comes from inside of a person to have faith in someone . We are all loyal to someone, someone who’s special in our lives and plays a major role in our lives that drags us to support them no matter what. In this book, Gerald gets abused by his drunk father.
Describing the characters in the ways they would like us to remember and what they want us to remember. He shows us Literary Devices mainly as foreshadowing telling us what the guy Abner Snopes) knows is going to happen and guilt he has on his shoulders.These are the three main events that William Faulkner wants to catch our eyes with.Some of the themes the author uses are Loyalty and Betrayal talks about the family and how this theme is the most repetitive because even though their family is supposed to be loyal and show Loyalty they do not ,they show Betrayal because the little boy at the end of the story runs away so you have to know their is some Betrayal because of this event. Also another theme is Courage how the boy shows this by lying for his dad and I believe that was a big theme in this story.The social connection this has with us as a reader is how the author makes us feel as if we’re in Sarty’s place going through what he went through and feeling what he did . Our society today tend to be going through the same thing Sarty went through and it is more common now days . That is why we can relate more and seem as if we have a connection with him and can build a relationship with the author He shows us Karl F Zender in his essay Character and Symbol in Barn Burning in College Literature
Jordan’s intent with her testimonial was to teach the audience how to redirect their lives in a positive way after they experience a death from a loved one. Jordan even gives death the title of a “gift”, indicating that death brings the gift of gratitude to those who are still alive to receive it. Jordan ultimately wants to get the point across that death should open eyes in a way that makes people thankful for their lives. The author herself also brings in her testimonial when she states, “To me, at least, it comes down to acting generously and spontaneously, even when caution holds me back. It means choosing to extend a hand
We saved you.’” (128) Claire is talking to Jenna about how they loved her so much that they saved her from the accident. Any parent would want to save their child if they were about to die because they wouldn’t want their kid to be gone. If a parent accepts their child’s differences enough that they don’t want them to die, then the parent would do anything to save their young
It is apparent that the couple has an amicable relationship with each other and are supportive and communicative. George is a seemingly good husband and father, he treats Kathy and the kids well. On their first night in the house, George takes a sleeping Amy into her room, and tucks her in putting her to sleep. He seamlessly occupies the role of a caring and loving father. As the film progresses we see a shift in George’s personality and behaviour towards his family.
It was Gabriel himself that announced the marriage of his two best friends Michael and Emily, the mayor seemed to agree to it as well and all was well. THE END Moral 1: Greediness blinds you and it can destroy even the purest of relationships such as friendships. Moral 2: True Friendships are harder to come-by and will always be tested by difficult circumstances; don’t ever let go of your friends in their difficult