I’m Trying My Best We always say that we protect our loved ones from unfamiliar things or situations that may put them in danger, but is this true? . Are protecting our loved ones or ourselves?. The author May Chai Lee in the short story “Saving Sourdi”, it’s a first person perspective that talks about a young sister name Nea that wants to “save” Sourdi the older from a fix marriage that their mother has arrange with an older man. And how Nea deals with this events.
Also, what I think Brodsky is trying to say about human nature of war is that: War is not meaningful because if you can't remember why you were at war, or who lost or whom won than it's not important. It was a waste of time in his opinion. I don't think Homer would agree with Brodsky’s assessment of war, because in the Odyssey and Iliad Homer shows us that men that fight in war are the men who are honored. And honor was everything to
Thomas Paine also writes “I shall not now attempt to give all the particulars of our retreat [through New Jersey] to the Delaware [River], suffice it for the present to say, that both officers and men, though greatly harassed and fatigued, frequently without self, covering or provision, the inevitable consequences of a long retreat, bore it with a manly and martial spirit. All their wishes were one, which was, that the country would turn out and help them to drive the enemy back.” this is an example of being straightforward because he did not hold back what he wanted to say, which is a good thing because this is a good way to persuade citizens. It is also a good technique because it gives your point across easier and being straightforward easily goes against the enemy. Patrick Henry was also honest in his speech to help achieve his purpose. For example, Patrick Henry writes, “The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.
It’s shown when Sam kept his promise when he knew he couldn’t swim but still tried to swim out to Frodo. Also it’s shown when Gandalf died because Aragorn lead the group to finish the
Thomas Nagel concludes that death has no value. Nagel argues that if death is an indefinite end of our being, is it a bad thing? For which he gives two standpoints. One of them being how death strips us from life, which has human beings, is all we have, so it would be a significant loss. The other point being, that death is empty, it is the end of an issue so it is not entirely a great loss.
In the novel, Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario reveals the struggle for Enrique in his trip to the United States which it is worth it because the love of a mother can not be replaced. As the Author, was describing how Enrique feels leaving his family and girlfriend reveals “ Only his mother can help him. She is his salvation.” In other words, what the author is trying to emphasize that Enrique’s mom will help him be a better person. This means that the trip he is taking is to be with his mother and her love. This matters because it will clarify that the love of a mother is irreplaceable and will help change Enrique as a person but can only get that love from his mother.
Marlin’s call to adventure began when Nemo was sent to the ‘drop-off’ and was tragically captured by a scuba diver. Marlin was very protective of Nemo because of Nemo’s underdeveloped fin. Nemo’s physical disability and growing up without a mother caused some degree of overprotectiveness from Marlin. Marlin did not face a refusal or reluctance to find Nemo. In fact he was the opposite.
Forgotten Introduction When you die, life will move on, the world will not stop for you, nothing will change.You will be forgotten. Death is not avoidable, after you die you are either remembered for being an incredible person that has made change in the world, or a norm. Icarus, son of Daedalus is considered a norm, yet in his case his death hasn’t impacted anybody but Daedalus. Three artistic point of views were narrowed down and connected into one theme, or a main point that I definitely noticed.. The theme states the cycle of life and how everyone is forgotten with time, it is expressed and backed up with three different point of views, a painting by Breughel, and two poems by written by separate authors, William Carlos Williams, and W.H.
The home they make together differs with their poverty and the world outside. Their love seems to be never ending, though Della worries about how her sacrifice will affect her husband because of how it affects her looks. One theme could be, love is the only thing you need to be happy. While Mathilde Loisel and Della Young are both young, beautiful women married to caring and very loving husbands, they are completely different in personalities. Della Young is an unselfish wife who cherishes her husband, but Madame Loisel of Guy never considers anyone 's feelings other than