Poverty was almost like a curse given to Rosa Vargas by her husband, who “left without even leaving a dollar for bologna or a note explaining how come” (29). Many women today with young children are forced to take care of their families as single mothers without the support of the father. These women are often too busy taking care of the children to find a job. The fact that Rosa is a Hispanic affects her ability to find a job as well. Even if she did have the time, her ethnicity and gender would be cause for discrimination.
To compare, Faulkner shares a slice of evidence as to why Emily has an uncontrollable obsession for the dead, “After her father 's death she went out very little; after her sweetheart went away, people hardly saw her at all.” (Faulkner) Given these points, her father becomes arrogant and isolates her from society, or anyone who is willing to take Miss Emily from him. When her father, the only man in the world who has loved her,
Janes nearest of kin were her grandmother and her aunt, both of them lived a humble life and hardly had a sufficient income. Her aunt Miss Bates was a very popular and always welcomed person, although she was “neither young, handsome, rich nor married” (cf. Emma p.22). She cares for her mother, Jane’s grandmother, the widow of a former vicar of Highbury and together they live in a small and simple home. Mr. Campbell provided her with a good education with the intention of her becoming a governess in the future, for the money she inherited from her father was not enough to secure her financial independence.
My grandmother grew up in a family that did value church, so she had to attend a catholic private school. She absolutely hated going to private school. She said, “The nuns were so mean and if you were out of line it wouldn't end very well, the confession was the worst.”She told me that she never had anything new to confess since each child had to do it once a week. Eventually after getting into high school, she had to tackle the treachery of math. My grandma hate math so much, I think that's where my mother gets it from.
At that time I am a single mom because the father of my child abandoned us, I do not know how to feed my son my siblings and my mom. Thinking inside if the world hated me that much or God punishes me for no reason. Asking myself why did God let my auntie curse me that way? Ask myself back again if curse is real. Moreover, realizing that maybe it is my future, but I am not that weak to give up and accept the reality wants for me.
After a few weeks went by, she moved in with her baby’s daddy. The whole school was making fun of her and wasn’t soon after her whole community found out. She was being shamed for her pregnancy and couldn 't get a good paying job to support her new family. When she was ready to have her child, she went into debt because she couldn 't afford for the care she need for her and her child. Not soon after, she became poor and went into poverty.
My Father had experienced failure in love and decided not to get married in young, but grandmother forced him to contribute for sustaining family blood relationship. So, grandmother went to China and found some relatives to introduce a girl for him when he was middle aged. At that moment, mother’s family life was hard due to Cultural Revolution in 70’s., as the eldest daughter in family with five children, she had no choice to pick up the family’s responsibility. She followed her parents’ decision to marry a man older than her 19 years without love and move to Hong Kong to live when she was 18. In her view, she was sold to father.
Main Characters & Their Moral Development Erin "Patty" Brockovich: Erin is a thirty three years old- divorced single mother of three youngsters by the name of Matthew, Katy and Beth age eight years, six years and nine months severally with the movie starts, Erin was troubled single parent with very little or no money resources and is shown within the initial scenes of the image attempting her near finest to accumulate employment. Her primary concern is that the well-being of her 3 kids. No matter what actions she takes as are restricted by the emotions that force her to become what she considers to be a responsible and caring parent. Moral development: She is seen showing her utmost desperation to induce the task of assistant to a doctor. Throughout the interview she tries to adapt the interrogator in considering the very fact that she is a mother of three kids and is unmarried.
But she couldn’t, I saw my aunty fall to her knees and my mom holding her. I knew something was wrong and nothing would be the same. I couldn’t take my eyes off my aunty, July 9th, 2008, one of the worst nights of my life. When I was about 9 my aunt and cousin moved into our apartment with us. My aunt had a job but she was barely making ends meet and my mom was a single mother with 3 kids so anything helped so they moved in with us.
I grew up with older sisters who helped raise me most of the time because my mom was never home. It is eight of us, six girls and two boys. For some of us though, well, the ones who were minors or that wasn’t raised by someone else, our lives experienced a separation that never reunited. My moment of being is the separation from my siblings and being placed in foster care for the last time. New situations didn’t frighten me at all because changes were constant in my life.