The myths of Demeter and Dionysus shows that the Ancient Greeks had a very strong mother and child relationship ingrained in their culture. For example, when Demeter mourned and did not let any of the crops grow during Persephone’s absence, it showed that she truly loved Persephone. By creating a harsh climate for a year, Demeter shows that their bond was so strong that when it was broken, even time could not heal it. Next, when Dionysus went into the underworld to find his mother, it showed that he was willing to sacrifice anything, even his life, just to see his mother. Even though he never met his mother, he still loved her unconditionally because she was his mother.
To be able to survive in such camps you had no choice to worry about feeling you had to adapt to your surrounding by not feeling and becoming numb. Any feelings you had felt could not get in your way for example, when Elie had his father on the verge of dying he began to give up his food for him. But by the time his father had passed he realized he needed to eat and not worry about his dad anymore his main focus would to be to survive. Both Elie and his dad had gone through the harsh death marches from Auschwitz to Buchenwald where he would later be freed. During the march they had both gone through went on miles without stopping to take a break but just kept on running.
I want to thank you for saving me and for what you did on the behalf of your country. From that moment in time i have learnt what it means to be strong and persevere through the toughest of challenges even watching someone you know die. Thank you for putting your life on the line for me and others in this country. You were a true inspiration to me. The gratitude i want to express to you for your years of hard work during your service and for your willingness to bear the burden of me and the country on your shoulders with little complaint.
No matter what happened we remained strong, and refused to let anything break us. The support we give to each other is what I believe, not only helped my Aunt through her battle, but helped us stay strong for her. And that’s why I’m thankful for my strong family.
Today, in a world where anti semitism is rising, we must raise awareness of the past by learning from the people that survived it. To reflect, Holocaust survivors are important because they give personal experience of what happened in the Holocaust. The history of the Holocaust is inescapable as a subject.Comprehension and memory of the past are crucial to how we understand ourselves, our society, and our goals for the future. To Intentionally deny the historical record threatens understanding of how to avoid this from happening
They needed to act brave for their families and ensure they had solace. In Art Spigelman 's nobel, "Maus," he portrays the Holocaust revolving around his father, Vladek Spiegelman. To begin with, Vladek Spigelman and his wife, Anja, both survived the Holocaust, but had to perform many acts of bravery. One act that most of the Jews took was hiding in bunkers to escape being sent to the extermination
Oskar schindler should be considered a hero because during the holocaust jews were facing the violence and misbehaving of nazis while schindler being a nazi was trying to help jews and give them the best life at that time he could and because of him nearly 1,200 jews survived the brutal war. At first, Schindler was accepting jews workers in his factory while others were kicking them out. He gave jews a work permit so, they can stay and don 't have to be moved to camp where other nazis whipped people. Jews were allowed to visit their family members working in other part of factory and were not afraid to killed if they made any mistakes but were appreciated on their good work. He would also entertain them by his humorous personality and lighten up their day with little gifts like a pack of cigarettes which can be traded for food.
These characters being Mr. Frank who showed the courage to stand up in front of the people he was hiding with and tell them that he has hope that they would make it out of this; Anne Frank who showed hope by saying that she hoped she survived with her family and friends; The last two characters being Miep and Mr. Kraler showing the courage to bring back food for the hiders in their house and offering the Van Daans and the Franks the chance to hide in their house even when the Nazis did not allow people to hide Jews. Ask yourself this question, do you think you would have the courage and hope that Anne, her father, Mr. Kraler, and Miep had in this terrible event in
After a long time of talking and catching up Marco finally understood that everything happened because of a reason and that no one loved him more than his parents. Now he knows that before judging someone he should investigate what really happened.Marco got both of his parents cleaned up, he gave them food and moved them into a nice apartment. Marco took care of his mother and father, despite from all the harm they 've caused him. It was time for a fresh start for Marco 's family, for the first time Marco got to taste what happiness really was, putting aside from all the wrong decisions his
Winston Churchill once said, “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm”. No matter the profession, in order to succeed one must experience failure. A few good examples of this would be the living legacies that are known as J.K Rowling, Oprah Winfrey, and Michael Jordan. J.K Rowling upon writing her first novel was just a single mother living off welfare. Oprah Winfrey had a rocky start in life as well; on top of that she was the daughter of a teenaged low-income mother.
From the very beginning of World War II, the Jews practiced denial as a form of survival. The prospect of the rumors of concentration camps and slaughtering of their friends and family being true was too great a burden for many of them. As a means of survival, the Jews attempted to keep their lives as normal as possible. Continuing to live in denial of their ever changing surrounding, the Jews remained peaceful and formed their own community. With no resistance from the Jews, the Germans had to exert little force to maintain control.
The idea “being with” includes conveying “you are not alone,” enduring with, not burdening, and being accessible” (Gemmill, William, Cooke, & Grant, 2012). This displays a powerful message to the family being there at all costs (Gemmill et al., 2012). In this scenario the child was dying but by allowing the family in, during this critical time, one knew personally and professionally that this was the right thing to do. This was done through attempting to save his life, I never left his side. By being emotionally present and connected to the patient and to the family, “that no matter how bad the circumstances might be, we don 't abandon them” (Swanson, 1998, para.18).
Christopher’s parents, Ed Boone and Judy Boone, are very important people in Christopher’s life, as well as important characters in this novel. They play a big part in his life, he wouldn’t be the kind of person he is without their constant lectures and care that they provide. Both, the mother and the father, love and care for Christopher. “She had sent me lots of love and had my Get Well card on the table beside her bed.” Before his mother passed away, and even during her slow death, Judy continued to send love to her son. “Christopher, I would never, ever do anything to hurt you.” Christopher’s father makes a promise to Christopher.
I have never wanted to let my parents down. With The Contender I feel the main character is very inspiring. He’s always energetic, happy, and calm never letting anything destroy his dreams. I still remember reading the line saying “She had cancer” Thinking why? having such a strong connection.
He was the most compassionate and patient person in my family. My father was hard working, working multiple jobs to support his family, and never left a stone unturned to help us or others. Everyone on the base knew of, respected and loved “Mr. G”. After my parents’ divorce, a resentment phase caused me to distance myself from my father; nevertheless, after I came to terms with the divorce, the relationship between