The bodies had different markings hinting that a sledgehammer was used to kill them or had their throat slit. Most of the bodies had their skulls crushed from the back except for the Longcor child who was suffocated. People think the child was thrown alive into the grave and dropped her father on top of her. Another body was identified as Henry McKenzie, who was the cousin of LeRoy Dick’s wife. He stopped to visit the Benders and while eating supper got hit with a sledgehammer, had his throat cut and was stabbed several times.
In life, some people lose stuff and they never give a chance to find it, but other people do give a chance to find it. In the short story, “Attack” by Ralph Fletcher, Lanie, find their chicken pen all bloodys and then their mom and Jimmy venture out into the woods and bring back some lost roosters. The Story “Attack” teaches me to never give up, this is true for their mom and Jimmy. The first way in which “Attack” shows to never give up, is through the actions of the mom. The mom went outside and saw their whole chicken pen all bloody, the text says “I'm going to check around the house first” and after that Laine says “Me too” which shows not only one person cares and is being brave.
2-A Kent State sophomore Merle Thieleman was elected to Kent City Council after a special election on Tuesday. The nineteen-year-old said he received support from his fellow students and hopes to get more young people involved in local government. 2-B An elderly woman was found holding a bloody shovel while standing over a dead fawn in her yard in Fairview Park Tuesday afternoon. She told police the baby deer was eating her flowers, but wouldn’t leave when she tried to chase it away. Police led her away in handcuffs after being called by neighbors.
ry 1. Summary: In the first couple of paragraphs, Kingston is told by her mother the story of her aunt who killed herself and child in the family well. Her mother continues to tell her about how when her aunt was pregnant and it came to having the child the villagers came to attack them, wearing white. They threw rocks and eggs at the house before raided it with the blood of the animals they had murdered before. Her mother said that they stayed there waiting for them to leave as the aunt gave birth in the pigsty.
They would check houses, attic, sheds, pantries and cellars. People begged their neighbors for food scraps. People ate “cheap cornmeal, wheat chaff, dried nettle leaves and other weeds” (“Holodomor: Memories of Ukraine 's silent massacre,” 2013). Miss Karpenko, a Holodomor survivor, described the situation that she was in during this man-made famine. She stated that for bread, her mother made a dull green moss patty seasoned with pepper and salt, and for soup she had boiled
One day, the Trenton family takes their car to the rural home of abusive mechanic Joe Camber for some repairs, where they meet Cujo. After Joe 's wife, Charity, and her son, Brett, leave for a week to visit her sister, Holly, Cujo 's bite from the rabid bat drives him mad, and he kills the Camber 's alcoholic neighbor, Gary Pervier, and Joe in the garage, who attempts to call the authorities for help and fails to defend himself from his now
But then the KILLER WAVE CAME!!!!! Daren got swept away by it. Then the water picked him up then put him on the totem pole Inn. In the end Kyle, Beebee keep running inland because a second wave was coming.kyle and pany and beebee hind a big tree till morning in a dog sandwich.But Josie had died from the water.Kyle and beebee found footprints in the sand but beebee ran up to them people said have you seen are grandson Beebee said no. They found a tent and people were in a line to find someone they might have lost someone from the wave.
“The Devil” by Guy De Maupassant The short story is about Honore, the farmer, who is forced by the doctor to hire a washerwoman, La Rapet, to look after his ninety- two years old dying mother, Bontemps, while he reaps his corn. After the washerwoman examines the old lady, she predicts to stay with her for 2-3 days till she utters her last breath. She stipulates to get six francs from the farmer for her services and after moments of hesitation and arguing about the price, he grudgingly acquiesces. La Rapet gets the priest to help mother Bontemps confesses and then stays by the side of the grey-haired woman sewing and waiting for her passing to declare her death and gets paid. Next day, La Rapet comes and finds no difference in the mother’s health condition.
Further into the story, O’Connor’s uses setting to portray some of Grandmother’s values and beliefs. “… when she was a maiden lady she had been courted by a Mr. Edgar Atkins Teagarden from Jasper, Georgia…he brought her a watermelon every Saturday afternoon with his initials cut into it, E. A. T. … he left it on the porch…but she never got the watermelon, she said, because a nigger boy ate it when he saw the initials, E. A. T!”
Lydia handed me another piece of bait, ”Here, use this and try fishing again.”, she said. I did and I did catch a fish that time. The next day while I was milking the cows, Mother came into the barn and exclaimed, ¨Nate, Nate, we got a letter from father!¨ We read the letter and found out that life in the camp was hard because they were on rations right now, and there was little water to go around. ¨Can we write a letter back?¨, I asked. ¨Sure, why not?¨, she replied.
He talked about how he remembered walking by the Crematorium and watching them throw babies into the ovens. He also remembered how his mom and his sister was sent straight to the gas chambers to die as soon as they stepped off the cattle car. He remembered waking up one morning and his dad wasn’t there anymore. He knew when he didn’t return that his dad was dead. Ellie however was lucky enough to survive the Holocaust.
Earl was a passionate Baptist Minister, and Leader in the UNIA. Their participation in the UNIA forced the family relocation to Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1926, and less than two years later to Lansing, Michigan. Earl’s UNIA leadership position and passionate preaching about racism incited the White racists groups, Ku Klux Klan set their house on fire to the ground and Klan-like Black Legionaries murdered him in 1931. At six-years old, Malcolm’s father nearly beheaded body was found under a streetcar. Malcolm’s mother never recovered psychologically from the grief and shock of her husband’s death, and had to cook dandelion greens from the street to feed her children alone.
After church, someone ran over a dog and they dragged it home to put in the umu to bake. We were invited to a pig roast. The ladies get together and weave large "kie" with pandanus, a grassy plant that takes weeks to process in the ocean water. I would like to construct a piece for a cruising magazine - I don 't have a particular organizing flow for this. 3) My husband, teenage daughter and I learned to scuba dive in American Samoa.
Afterwards, an animal had killed the rest of the chickens from the neck so Julie cooked the chickens for food to hold them by to the springtime when they could finally grow some crops to eat. Julie had her baby on her own and she became sick so Hank looked after their baby girl who had died. They had her funeral in their backyard. The real lawyer representing the heirs of the house came by and served them papers saying how they were having to be sued if they couldn 't pay rent for the house, even though they never owed rent to Mr. Pendergast and also said that they had the right to sue every belonging of the couple to trade in for money. So in addition, Julie and Hank began to pack only what they could carry on their backs while Julie had found a $20 coin that Mr. Pendergast must have forgotten about.