Emma’s eyes stung with pain, as the harsh sun beat down on her lost colored face. Shouting arose throughout the crowd of people. Everyone jumped up out of the rusty seats and started to clap and holler, Emma sat there, emotionless. She has gone too far to many soccer games and they had simply stopped amusing her. She spotted her younger sister down on the muddy field, who seemed just as excited as the rest of the crowd. She glanced around at her parents and older sister, Rachel, who started to chant Jenny’s name. I, Emma Rose Finn, continued to sit there and watch the world fly by me in a tangled ball of confusion and emotions.
They pranked him by making it look like there is a shark about to attack them by using a chipped tile to make it look like it was a fin. At first Chet really upset at them but then Uncle jerry told him pranking is something that boys do so he felt better. Chet wanted to get them back so thought of a good prank to play on them. A couple of days later Chet invited Dewey, Sid, and Monty to meet him at the creek. He put ketchup on the dock and in the water and then put some of his clothes in the water. When his friends arrived he quickly hid in the reeds, then let out the loudest scream. His friends were now in shock and they were really worried than Chet jumped out of the reeds and said “I got you good”. Chet’s friends are furious for pulling such a terrifying prank on them and he regrets pulling a prank on them and Chet is upset and worried because his friends are the only friends he has had in a long time and he thinks he blew his
The winds were growing stronger. The sun was shining brighter. It had not rained for many days and the soil was dry. Then the winds whipped up the dust and soil. The wind blew everywhere and so did the dust. The air was filled with dust and dirt. Many mammals died from swallowing and breathing too much dust and dirt. It was during the Great Depression so animals were valued. Animals gave them money from their milk and meat. The Dust Bowl lasted a terrible ten years that changed many people's lives.
In Golding’s novel, Lord of the Flies, a group of boys’ are forced to live on an island without law and order. Therefore, many of the boys experience a savagery phase on the island, causing them to constantly resort to violence over an issue. These boys primarily consist of Jack’s tribe in the novel. Through the boys’ use of face paint and Jack’s tribe killing people and animals, the reader learns that masks are used to disguise people who aspire to commit evil acts and become savages.
Golding shows loss of identity in Lord of the Flies by the actions of Jack Roger and Ralph.
In the novel Lord of the Flies by William Golding, a group of young boys are trapped on an isolated island. There is no adults and the children are allow to do whatever they want to do. As the story progresses, it shows how the children became less human as time went by. At first, they were just normal, little boys. After a few years have gone past, the boys are very different than they were in the beginning. Boys are animals, or perhaps beasts would be more accurate.
Mckenna, I too wrote about the mindless monster and the negative effects it can have on someone. It's crazy to think about the lengths people will go to please someone and will overwork themselves to make sure others are happy. I believe that the only way to be truly happy is to make sure you're good first. The other aspect I agree with was your point on body language. That is something I need to work on a lot as well. Great Job and I really enjoyed reading your critical thinking
I'm still in the hospital suffering from pain while Ponyboy, Darry, and Sodapop wait in the hospital waiting room for news about Me and Dally. Eventually, a doctor emerges. He says that Dally will be okay in a few days, but that my back has been broken, and that if I survive, I will be crippled for life. Ponyboy tries not to cry when he hears this news. This can really harden my life and this will make me less sensitive to physical and emotional pain. The next morning, when Two-Bit and Steve Randle drop by, they show Ponyboy the morning paper which has an article with the headline "Juvenile Delinquents Turn Heroes. The article credits me and Ponyboy for saving the children's lives. I acted only in self-defense. The article finishes by saying that the Curtis boys should be
While the three brothers wait to hear how Dally and Johnny are doing, reporters and policemen come to the hospital to talk to them. Finally, the doctor comes out to talk to them.Dally is going to spend a few days in the hospital, so they can tend to his burned arm, but then he 'll be fine.But Johnny is "in critical condition", with a broken back and "third degree burns."Johnny might not live.Pony holds back the tears, trying to make himself believe that none of this is real. Pony 's the first one up the next morning and, after a shower, he goes into the kitchen to make eggs. Soon, Two-Bit and Steve come over, and Two-Bit seems really happy to see him.Two-Bit asks Pony what it feels like to be a hero, and shows Pony today 's newspaper and the
In the small town of San Diego, Texas is where the Mew Ranch lies. The ranch is 300 acres of mesquite trees and dirt roads filled with all different kinds of wildlife. This ranch has been in my my family a little over 125 years. My great great great great uncle, John Cleary, was the mayor of this thriving town back in the day that was known for its sheep farming. Everyone adored John Cleary and when elections were coming up, everyone knew that John was going to win. His opponent hired an assassin that killed him in a parlor and rode horseback back to Mexico to guarantee his victory. Shortly after John died, a disease came that killed all the sheep and made it practically a ghost town. The 3,000 acres of land that he had was passed down to his seven sisters who divided the
Tom was a 10-year-old little boy that grew up in the big state of Texas. One day Tom was watching TV and a commercial came on about a rodeo needing a clown. Tom knew what he wanted to be when he grew up a rodeo clown. Time went to clown college after high school and join the rodeo after two years of college. Tom found his true love in the stands at a rodeo while he was at work. So Tom tracked her down after the show asked her out on a date. After eight months of dating Tom asked Barbara to marry him and of course she said yes. After four months of planning the wedding it was official that they were married. After three years of marriage they were divorced. After the divorce Tom still had his dream job a rodeo clown.
The children find themselves between two extremes: the honor they hold for the conch, and the savagery developed from the hunt.
The reason i was named Kyle Hutton because Hutton is a Irish name. I was named Kyle because Kyle is also a Irish name. My family is somewhat Irish on both sides of the Family. That is why my name was Kyle. My great Grandma was a descendent from Ireland.
It was a cold November morning in the valley of Cowan, when I fired my first shot. It was a smooth and clean feeling after I pulled the trigger. I than saw the deer hunker as the slug hit its side, and it began to run away from us. Dad, knowing I had made a good shot, still decided to jump out of the blind window to end the animals suffering. Unfortunately, when his foot caught, it was all over from then. Once, I was inside the blind and the next I was in the cold crisp air. I then saw Dad on the ground cursing himself for jumping through the window.
Charlie stood amongst the rubble that was The Shop. The lust for destruction that consumed her mind seemed to die down as she gazed upon the corpses of animals and humans alike. Give them a war. Her father’s words echoed in her mind. Charlie began to weep as she thought of her father and John both perishing in the blaze she started. Charlie had passed out after crying for a few hours, after all burning down and utterly destroying a whole government compound took a lot of stress on the mind. As Charlie’s consciousness diminished John’s came back to him.