Being Brave “Scout Honor” by Avi is a short realistic story. In the begging, main character thinks that joining a boy scout would make him tougher. Soon. they go on a huge camping trip and they're all scared but there acting like they're tough and brave. In the end, they end up giving up and going home, but first the main character confesses that he wasn't tough enough the whole time.
BOb drowns pony in the fountain and Johnny kills him because he was protecting Pony boy., They run and hide in an old church in windrixville. IN chapter 5, the two boys change their appearance by cutting and bleaching their hair so they don't match the descriptions in the paper. They believe it's safe enough to go get food in town while dally informs them in that the two gangs are in a war. In chapter 6 Chery agrees to testify against bob and say johnny was acting in self defense. As they are on their way back from Dairy Queen, they spot a church on fire and they heroically jump in and save the lives of many children.
“Brother” not knowing he is slowly leading Doodle down a dying path is doing what he thought he should do. The narrator says, “I ran as fast as I could, leaving him far behind with a wall of rain dividing us”(425). “Brother" ran away thinking he would follow and/or catch up, but instead Doodle fell down because he is exhausted and hot of all the work they had done that day. And since it was raining, it seem like a wall divided them even though brother could have gone back and helped Doodle. The narrator “Brother” from “The Scarlet Ibis,” causes Doodle's death because he overworked Doodle and made him get overheated and last he ran from doodle leaving him
Since his father lie to him and kill the dog, Christopher feel very disappointed and he can’t trust his father anymore. As a result, he decide go to London and find his mother who was act by Enid Graham. At the middle of the story, Christopher is on the train station and he is performing the behaviors of autistic person such as he hate the noises that made by train and hate people touch him. Those behaviors caused him almost near the death. Fortunately,other people help him and he get to his mother’s house successfuly.
Joey’s face was red and swollen because of all the crying he had done. Being very hungry and tired, the two did not know what to do. A man who had been on the train with the boys offered them a chance to eat with him and some others on the tracks that night. At first Josh was going to accept, but then he looked at his brother shaking his head and refused. The two did not want to spend a night with strangers after what had happened to Howie.
Throughout the story “In the silence” by Peggy S. Curry the protagonist; Jimmy is on a rollercoaster of emotions. At the beginning of the story, Jimmy is depressed and homesick because of his interactions with Angus Duncan. Although as he would finger is brooch he would remember home, this made him happier. When Angus sent Jimmy into “the silence” he was scared, scared of all the dangers around him. After a few nights “in the silence” he had already lost two of his sheep, one was killed when trampled by a horse, and another was dropped and killed by a sheep, he was worried about what Angus’ reaction would be along with the sheep’s safety in jeopardy.
I could feel my palms getting clammy and the perspiration running down my back. I get like that when I’m real scared”(Hinton 4). Ponyboy can never have no worries when he is walking home all by himself, not knowing what could happen next. To add on, Johnny one of Ponyboy’s good friends is the most cautious and scared one of the group. He was jumped by many Socs one night and had gotten beat up very badly.
“I done a real bad thing,” knowing he has done something George would be upset about, Lennie runs away to the place George told him to go if he was in trouble. When George finds him, he knows he has to kill him because he didn’t want anyone else to shoot him or let him live miserably in an asylum. Once he’s gone, so is the dream. The irony is the two men worked so hard yet they never accomplished their dream. Once Lennie is killed, the dream is completely over.
The heartbroken Montague also knows he will never be with Rosaline because of the conflict between their two families. When they walk upon the scene where the fight occurred on the streets of Verona, Romeo claims, “Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, still-waking sleep that is not what it is! This love feel I, that feel no love in this” [1.1.185-187]. The poetic, lovesick teenager uses oxymorons to describe his love for Rosaline. He explains that love is opposite things, implying the internal conflict between his unreturned affection for the young Capulet woman and his depression.
How did this guy find his hut, it was in a non visible part of the forest and was covered in bushes, was one of the many thoughts that flooded Peter’s head. He ran as fast as his legs could carry him, and yelled at the guy to stop, but the carriage was being pulled by two horses. Peter eventually ran out of breath and dropped to the ground. He was filled with waves of emptiness, desperation and sadness, followed by a wave of guilt. It was way past time that he realised, and experienced how awful what he did to other kings was.