In many ways, this is very similar to the Holocaust. By examining that Joan of Arc was very popular among the French, helped the French win many battles, and became a saint, it is clear that Sait Joan is a very noble and courageous woman. Joan of Arc was a hero in many eyes because she helped save the French from English domination. Joan of Arc led the French army at age 17, which is almost an impossible task. “To me it seems that too many young women of this time share the same creed.
Joan of Arc is remembered as a remarkable woman who stood by her beliefs and led her people of France to freedom. Catholics are fascinated by her because she became a saint out of her outstanding devotion to God even to the point of death. Even non-Catholics are fascinated by her because she was a woman who fought for her country at a time when only men were allowed to do
Joanne has a huge impact on the French people after her dead. Since napoleon, Joan of arc is often referred to a political symbol in France. Winston Churchill also had high a high evaluation : “Joan is far beyond the ordinary people, no one can match with her in one thousand. She perfectly reflected the human nature of good and brave.Invincible courage, infinite rich feelings, the pure virtue, the wisdom of the upright it all out on her body.” According to the evaluation, Joanne was seen to the one of the greatest person in the history. Though she was born in a small village and even could not read, she still be the The savior of France several years later.
The plan went just the way Ganelon predicted and Roland was ambushed with and he ended up getting struck in the head with little to no time to call for help so he died. Another sin that Ganelon committed was accepting bribes, this is a sin in the Christian faith. When Ganelon was sent to Saragossa with orders from Charlemagne to inform Marsile and Baligant to be baptized, he accepted rich gifts from Marsile as bribe to help him get rid of Charlemagne. “Bestow such bounty on the emperor/ that there will be no Frank left unamused... he’ll have no heart to fight you anymore.”(pg. 70, line 570- 579).
Although seemingly small, Sir Gawain consciously returned everything he received and the only time he does not is when Bertilak’s wife gives him a lifesaving girdle. The author makes a point to make sure the reader knows that Gawain means to keep the girdle and will therefore destroy his loyalty to Lord Bertilak. Why would Gawain uphold the values of knighthood so high only to throw it away in such a greedy and selfish manner? Perhaps it is to show that even the most ideal knights falter in a moment of weakness. Although Gawain consciously makes a disloyal decision, it is clear that Gawain is not a bad knight.
During that time he became the marshal of France; whenever Joan of Arc was captured he returned to Brittany. It is believed that Rais’s first murders began in 1426. Rais had his servants bring him children that they found in the countryside and villages that were unaccompanied by adults. After bringing the children to Rais, he would spend the rest of the night acting on horrifying acts such
Henry was a Huguenot and Margaret was catholic, thus the union was unprecedented and symbolic of the reconciliation between both factions of the church. The fact that Catherine and the Guise were completely indifferent and acted with utter to the importance of the event shows that they didn’t have religion at heart, instead using religion as an excuse to execute their personal agendas. Regardless, the planned assassination failed, and before an inquiry could be made Catherine convince her son, Charles, to meet with the nobles and plan the now extended assassination
If Jean Valjean hadn’t changed or become an honest man, he wouldn’t have saved Cosette or even meet Fantine. He would be running away from Javert or been in the galleys. At the end the candlesticks showed his promise stated by “The light from the candlesticks fell upon him; his white face looked up towards heaven” (399). In the end, Jean Valjean kept his promise to the bishop and died being an honest