Amir 's desire to please his father leads him to awful event that stays with him the rest of his life, Hassan getting raped. When Amir is contemplating helping Hassan he states, “I actually aspired to cowardice, because the alternative, the real reason I was running, was that Assef was right: Nothing was free in this world. Maybe Hassan was the price I had to pay, the lamb I had to slay, to win Baba” (Hosseini, 77). At the moment all Amir can think about is getting the kite to show Baba and seeing him proud, he wants to help but is young and conflicted.
Beowulf’s father once started a feud, which Hrothgar helped to end. Hrothgar recalls, “Ecgtheow acknowledged me with oaths of allegiance” (472). Beowulf traveled with his men to fight a fearsome monster not for the glory of it but so that he could help his father to repay his debt. Many years later, Wiglaf shows his loyalty and devotion to his king Beowulf by following him into the fray when no one else did, promising, “I shall stand by you” (2668).
Darrel, or Darry has always wanted to become something amazing in life, but sadly when his parents died in a fatal car crash, he was left to raise his two younger brothers, Sodapop, and Ponyboy. More specifically, Darrel chooses his gang over his potential future to care for his friends but sadly, “. . . Darry has never really gotten over not going to college” (Hinton 109). Basically, anybody would choose to finish a career over a more strenuous life of arduous occupations. Of course, Darry would have chosen college over two jobs, but because of his compassion towards the gang, he would choose them over anything.
Adventurous and dangerous, Louie Zamperini’s life was one that many will never forget. Louie’s childhood wasn’t very great, he would get into lots of trouble from fights and running from the police. When Louie’s brother Pete heard about everything that Louie was doing, so he decided to get Louie into running track, and soon enough Louie would win every race he was in. Then at the age of 19 he qualified for the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Louie then went into the military and then he had been captured by the Japs.
His protective nature of his son is something that people can respect and admire. Through his actions, Wesley is someone people aspire to be, like a classic
Unbroken How does one 's past affect one’s identity in the future? Louie Zamperini, a World War II veteran who suffered in japanese prison camps, spent his early years getting into trouble. His brother, Pete Zamperini, pushed him out of his comfort zone and made him join the track team. Louie set many records, and made it to the Berlin Olympics.
There are many people in the world who are influential. These people impact the world in a positive way by inspiring people to follow there dreams,stand up for what they believe in, and overcome obstacles. One man desmond doss a hero who helped his team win world war II. desmond doss is influential because of his heroic acts, accompliments, and beliefs. first he is influential because of his heroic acts he has strong beliefs even in war he believes people shouldn 't kill , he would never carry a gun, and even helped some of his enemies and believed strongly in helping people.
Even though Odysseus is quite the leader, sometimes he needs help from his female peers in order to overcome a threatened homelife and the long journey home. Athena and Circe guide and fight for not only Odysseus' life but also his happiness. Athena helps Odysseus find his son, with whom he kills the suitors and reestablishes his place as king of Ithaca. Circe is Odysseus' secret weapon in the fact that she tells him about the merciless miscreant that he will encounter on his expedition like the sirens, Scylla and Charybdis. Athena and Circe are two of the many people in the Odyssey that make it possible for Odysseus to return to Ithaca.
The Americans could have easily given up and let the British take over once more, but they didn’t, they stayed strong and true and persevered. Which is exactly what the soldiers at the Battle of Charles Town did. Colonel Moultrie and his troops fought and fought until they won, “Moultrie winning the battle kept the British from fighting in the southern states for the next two years.” (Major Events in The American Revolution) because of Moultrie’s perseverance he and his troops were able to hold back the British for two full years, if that’s not perseverance I don’t know what is. Not only did the battle of Charles Town display the American’s perseverance but as well through the people of America, the colonists.
Luttrell doesn 't back down from a fight, He will do what he has to do to protect his country. This year Marcus Luttrell should be awarded the bravery award. Marcus luttrell didn 't give up. He fought the enemy to survive and protect his country and his teammates. He didn 't back down from the fight and he did what he
On page 79 it states, “ Then the Fuhrer handed Dieter the medal.” Another symbol was Spencer’s heart. Spencer’s heart was the thing that made him join the army but also made him lose his life because he felt like he had to save the boy on the hill ( Dieter ). On page 22 it states, “ I think that you want to prove something to LuAnn Crow-ther.” In Solider Boys, two significant characters are Dieter and Spencer.
Being loyal and not desiring the company of other men sexually are ways that a man is able to perform his manhood but the true essence of being a man is to be a protector and provider. A boy or young man who joins and serves in the armed forces meets and exceeds the requirment of manhood. There is no greater honor or privilege to fight and die protecting not only one 's love one but protecting one 's nation. If dying for a country and protecting its philosophy is the ultimate measure a man worth as a true man, then military masculinity is undoubtly the path to perfect manhood. Hop Hip, while men do not go as far as to risk to lives for their country, they will do absolutely any and everything to protect their families, their brand and their money, all the things that they love most in this world.
Deardevil is a hero whose name is matthew. He grew up in Hells Kitchen with his father who is a boxer, nicknamed Jack "The Devil" Murdock was a contender. Matthew had an accident as a child that left him blind, but four other senses increased functionality that makes it easy to do things like normal people. After the accident matthew and his father did not give up on the circumstances, they promise to pursue ideals.
Luke’s life would flip upside-down as we know it when his Uncle brought home two brand new droids, R2-D2 and C-3PO . R2-D2 eventually lead Luke to meeting Obi-Wan Kenobi, who was secretly watching over and protecting Luke for his father’s sake. Kenobi, a very wise man, held onto Luke’s father’s light saber and gave it to Luke when he figured he was ready. Also, while the droids and Luke were at Obi-Wan Kenobi’s hut, R2-D2 reveals a hallogram message from Princess Leia that she has been capture by the Empire on the planet of Alderaan and insists that Luke and Kenobi come and save her. In the recording, princess Leia says, “I am sorry I could not present my message in person, but my ship fell under attack and my mission has failed.