He cared greatly about his family and wife even though Elizabeth was often distant towards him. In the end of the play, Proctor chooses to die rather than sign his confession, ratting out his friends and ruining his good name in the town. He did this to protect the reputation of his children so they won’t have to grow up with a lying father. Lying went against Protctors’ views and that ideal is prevalent throughout the entire play. It is revealed that as soon as he had an affair with Abigail, he confessed to Elizabeth the next day because of the guilt he was carrying around.
The book My Brother Sam is Dead was a book about about named Tim. He lived during the time of the Revaloutionary War. The book was very accurate towards actual events that happened during the war. When the war started Tim’s brother Sam joins the Patriots to fight. His family are loyalist and his father disapproves of him joining the rebels.
He left being an end with an inspiring future to help our country win one of the most savage battles in U.S. history, Iwo Jima. In this battle in Japan, Jack Lummus led his troops like a great leader. He sacrificed his life for his family, his friends, and his country. Jack Lummus was such a great, courageous person because he was an astounding athlete, had an excellent military career, and died fighting for his country. Besides being a great military hero, Jack Lummus was an outstanding athlete.
He also exploited two sides to every story, having told both sides of the protagonist and the antagonist. Boyden was able to portray what both the former and the latter are willing to do in order to defend their own. Having lost so much in the war, he reminisces about his father him and gives the girl insight about life. “Your grandfather was a hero in a war, girls. He wasn't a bad man or a weak man.
Reb Saunders is raising Danny in silence and has been since the age of four. Danny is being raised to be the next leader for his people, so Reb Saunders uses silence to teach Danny compassion for others. Reb Saunders wants to see his son become a leader for his people and he is overwhelmed with happiness when his son is able to show compassion to others. Reb Saunders says “My son, my Daniel has also become a man. It is a great joy for a father to see his son suddenly a man” (p. 281).
Lee such a great and respect military leader. Two traits that stuck out about him is that he was empathetic and compassionate. For instance, he was very personal with those commanders under him in the fact that he would openly express sympathy and acceptance of there circumstances personally. In one case during a conversation with General James Longstreet his four daughters had died and General Lee had expressed support and comfort. That is an extremely important trait that a leader needs, especially in the military.
He is willing to risk his life that made it possible for him to rescue and guide his friends escaping from the persecution in Waknuk. Moreover, he sacrifices his freedom to return back to Waknuk to be with Rachel. Michael is determined to follow and help his friends as they escape, and he shows great heroism by being smart, brave, and selfless. Michael is a hero because he is smart and the most decisive person among the telepathic group. Firstly, in chapter 8, his parents are not satisfied with the education in Waknuk and they have decided to send him to a school in Kentak; there he learns new things that the rest of the group does not.
Laertes is extremely happy because he saw his “son and grandson” and they “vie[d] for courage” (Homer 461). Odysseus and Telémachus brought honor back to their family because they displayed their strength and gallantry when they killed the suitors. Orestes and Agamemnon are two more characters that have an interesting father-son bond and are both very important to the plot of The Odyssey. Agamemnon’s wife, Clytemnestra,
As in the famous “Farewell My Concubine” opera concubine killed herself with the king`s sword, Douzi also committed a suicide next to the person whom he loved. For me, Shitou was a weak human different from Douzi who was persistent. Shitou was afraid of death. We could see this from the very beginning of the movie when he wanted Master to save his life. He was not able to resist the pain different from Douzi who barely spoke while being punished.
After looking at these factors, it can be said that Canada is a country that its citizens should be proud of. The first reason Canadians should be proud is because of the country’s involvement in the wars. Canada has great success at Vimy Ridge. This gave the country more of a military identity and a feeling of national pride. Many countries tried to capture the ridge, but Canada was the only one who succeeded.
Should someone be let out of jail if they killed their child to stop their suffering? In Daughter by Erskine Caldwell, Jim Killed his daughter because she was starving, he worked hard but his money was taken away and couldn’t afford food. Jim killed her because he could watch her starve anymore, many outsiders supported him. Readers either agree or disagree that he should be let out of jail. I agree he should be let out, he did it out of love.
Canadian farmers and miners shipped their products overseas for a good price. Another honorable moment for Canada was when the during the beginning of the world war 2 kings opinion and thought was about keeping Canada along side the British in order to claim victory, it proved that the king knew about the strength and the capabilities of the Canadian men and soldier, an year after fighting along with Britishers Canada spend time with the US resolving the problem, the ties between two nation started getting stronger and hence they
He was born in Toronto and enlisted in the military in Toronto. Sidney Glass enlisted not for patriotic reasons but rather to help his friends and family (Glass). For example, by reflecting on the services of Sidney Glass, we can be thankful for his services during D-day and World War II. Second, the British Military was essential during the Cold War and reflecting on this was Allan Simons, a former British intelligence agent. The word “Cold War” was coined by Sir Winston Churchill and was named that because of the relations were cold.
The gas mask was a simple invention but for the soldiers, it was miraculous and a ray of hope that they could survive the war. The inventor had seen people suffering due to this deadly weapon and he chose to be a resistor rather than a bystander and he contributed to not only the Canadian war effort but the Allied war effort as a whole. This invention encouraged governments and people all around the world to work towards improving the technology and is used by armed forces around the world today. The second major invention during this time was the development of SONAR(Sound Navigation and Ranging), the code name for which was Asdic. This project was started in 1916 and was completed in 1918.
Understandably, it 's a way to express semantically the feelings of gratitude and admiration that a large portion of the population holds for the few who have endured years the many horrors of war. No doubt these military men and women are all brave, selfless, and commendable people who are dedicated to service. But, lest they perform some heroic feat, I would argue that they likely fall short of being true heroes. Dakota Meyer is a true American hero. Four consecutive trips into the kill zone of an enemy ambush to save the lives of 36 marines and soldiers