“He was not the worthless, broken, forsaken man that the Bird had striven to make of him. In a single, silent moment, his rage, his fear, his humiliation, and helplessness, had fallen away. That morning, he believe, he was a new creation” (Hillenbrand 383). After this moment of forgiveness, Louie was able move past the horrendous events that occured at the POW camps, and forgive his tormentors. In fact, many years after the war ended, he visited prisons for the convicted Japanese criminals that held some of his previous guards from his POW camps, and forgave them.
Three days later, Danny thought that he really need to get some food, or else he would starve to death, but all his bullets were washed away by the storm, he was already starving while Woofy almost died. Danny sat on the mountainside, waiting for some miracle to happen. Suddenly, a sagacious thought came to his mind. “Why don’t I go see what’s in the boat?” Danny thought. Since the hurricane, the water level had raised significantly, which caused the boat to float into the lake in the grassland.
Louie Zamperini went through more pain and suffering than most people will ever endure in their entire life. In the book Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand, Louis Zamperini was an Olympic runner. He was drafted during World War II . During the war, his plane crashed in the middle of the ocean and he was stranded with little resources to survive. This book follows his incredible story battling starvation and abuse in Prisoner of War camps (POW).
The passengers adrift faced cold water, drowning, exhaustion, or no life jacket. After a few hours, 10 ships, trawlers, fishing boats and torpedo boats came to rescue the passengers, some were unconscious but alive. Some were far beyond alive. The admiralty were quick to blame turner, but they provided no escort for Lucy or anti sub patrols. Turner avoided blame.
When the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, many lives were lost. There were 2,335 deaths and many more were injured. In the novel, Under the Blood-Red Sun, Graham Salisbury tells about a Japanese boy who lived through Pearl Harbor which was one of the worst days in American history. The author taught the reader about bravery, different customs of the Japanese people, and not to judge people based on their race. Tomi shows bravery through tasks that happened to him throughout the novel.. Tomi is a boy whose father was taken by the Americans because he was Japanese.
In Nathaniel Philbrick’s In the Heart of the Sea the crew of the Essex is set adrift in the Pacific forcing them to break the boundaries set by society and do whatever it takes to survive. As the whaleship Essex made its whaling trip through the Pacific, a vicious attack by a whale, poor decisions, depleted rations, and extreme starvation lead to cannibalism. To begin, a catastrophic event first turns the crew of the Essex towards cannibalism as they are forced to limit their supplies of food and water. As the whaleship Essex made it’s way across the Pacific, an eighty-five foot sperm whale causes the ship to sink. This event put the lives of the crew of the Essex in danger and limited their food and water supplies to all that they could carry in three small whaleboats.
Also, Gary knows “from my church schooling that the devil is the father of lies” which Implies Gary’s mother enrolled him into Sunday school. When Dan died, Gary’s father “carried him in from the west field, crying and calling the name of Jesus.” Finally, when Gary reunites with his father after his encounter in the forest, he notices the ribbon that his mother had “woven through the handle back when Dan was still alive. DEDICATED TO JESUS, that ribbon said.” Gary’s religious upbringing and sudden departure from Church life was traumatic and caused him to experience irrational anxiety. Gary remarks that he “coaxed my mother back to church later on that summer.” which means this was a place in time that marked a religious change in Gary’s
When they meet God Lowa decided to create another man to place the islands in order. Then God Lowa sent down two more men and they were tasked to tattoo all the creatures in the world. All the animals and humans had to go the Island of Ai-Ling-Lap-Lap. There was one case where a canoe full of animals and humans heading to Ai-Ling-Lap-Lap capsized on the island reef all the animals had to swim to the island but, rat was a bad swimmer and was struggling to swim to the island so octopus came out from the ocean and helped rat. When rat jumped off octopus he told octopus he pooped on his head!
Medieval Crusades Inquiry Question: How did the crusades impact the Catholic Knights? Today is a particularly bad, the seas are rough and my good friend Robert is very sea sick. We have been at sea for about two weeks but its hard to keep track because I 'm not entirely sure where we are, all I know for certain is that at midday every day we head back to land to load our ship with more water and food. We all have to get off and help load the ship but I can hear people moaning because they have blisters on their hands and the handles of the buckets are made of rope and it rubs. Yesterday was very eventful because two of the soldiers go into a fight and it ended with someone dying.
Second, to cope with increasing demand, advances in fishing gear technology to capture fish in massive scale within a short period of time within the last 50 years that are also environmentally damaging. In particular, bottom trawling wipes out everything in its path and throws back everything unwanted. Third, from global perspective, fishing in the open ocean. As no nation has sovereignty there and fish does not belong to any nation, they are reluctant to put any effort to protect the fish. Without restriction on the take, every nation want to take as much advantages as possible.