The Glass Castle Research Paper

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For my research paper, I want to explore how people born into poverty are resilient and hardworking individuals, opposed to lazy and hopeless individuals. This issue was seen in Jeannette Walls’ memoir The Glass Castle throughout her childhood until she went to New York. During her childhood, Jeanette and her siblings were bullied. They were bullied because their clothes looked ratty, they looked greasy, and often times eat out of the garbage because their parents didn’t have enough money to buy food. Some days, they starved. To fix this problem, Jeannette and her siblings got jobs so that they could get food for their family as well as support their parents. Also, when Jeannette and her family went on the Grand Canyon Trip, their car broke

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