“As awful as he could be, I always knew he loved me in a way no one else ever had” (Walls 279). She had to find the redeeming quality of her father, Rex and love him for that because he always loved her in an indescribable way. Loving her father at his worst, meant crying and being upset when he resulted back to drinking, abused her mother, and acted like a very mean person. One of the greatest examples of forgiveness in The Glass Castle, was when Jeannette wanted her father to stop drinking. She cared about him enough, to want him to stay in the world alcohol-free.
The influence Gatsby had on people was major. It was said that he was known for his grand parties that he threw every weekend, little did people know those parties had a meaning to them. The many people at the parties would gossip behind Gatsby’s back and tell all these lies, saying how he killed a man but no matter what anyone said they still talked and drank his
Fearlessness by the POW’s was expressed in Louie’s own words. Isolated throughout the whole situation, Louie 's family was delighted to see him come home. Even though his family was in the dark and was even told that there beloved son, and brother, was dead, they knew him too well to know that he wouldn 't fight until the very end. Sylvia, Louie’s sister, said once, “ ‘None of us believed it. None of us,’ “ said Sylvia, “ ‘Never once.
Even though Odysseus has been stranded from home for many years, he still remains loyal to his wife. Odysseus is truly loyal to Penelope because he leaves Ogygia (where he was trapped) as soon as possible, puts all of his effort into making it home to his wife, and even flirts with Princess Nausicaa to get him home. Even though Odysseus has been through
His faith was in his ability to make Daisy love him again. You can’t destroy a relationship try rebuild it again thinking it will be the same. For instance Jay and Daisy used to love each other, but Jay went to war and when the war ended he let Daisy believe he had died. He had led Daisy to believe he was rich by honest means. Daisy had to find out about Jay’s mischievous ways by Tom, her husband who was mischievous also and who had revealed the truth.
This novel is one that hits you right in the heart almost instantly, with you learning that Eliot and Fiona have no mother, or father, so they must live with their super-strict grandmother and kind, but overbearing, great-grandmother. The twins have an average sibling relationship, which means that they fight quite often, but not physically. They fight using words and logic, since that is all they 've ever known. However, for as much as they do play these games of logic, they do show compassion for one another, and their great-grandmother Cee even tells them to "Be brave," and "Do not let them separate you. You are stronger together."
She’s the only person who hasn’t frowned and acted all sad about my not living at home anymore. She gets that home doesn’t always have to mean the place where your parents are at” (Girard, 350), shows Pen’s trust in Olivia. They started off not understanding the other at all; Pen thought Olivia was whiny and Olivia loathed Pen for being friends with Colby. In the end of the novel, they are as close as can be. It shows Pen that true love between friends is being able to overcome adversities, and come out stronger than ever.
Actually, Celie never fought back and surrendered to men’s oppression because she thought that this will keep her alive. She capitulated this slavery system and always believed that women have to serve their husbands, fathers so on and never resist to men. Because of this, after her father sold Celie to a rich man who wants to married Celie’s sister, she never opposed neither her father nor this rich man. She tolerated every insult and humiliation and became the enemy against to her feminine characteristics. Bhuvaneswari and Jacob (2012)
It was at a really fragile time in my life, so I just didn’t want to get too serious with anything or anyone at that time.” When Chris Brown saw all the scenes between Drake and Rihanna, he somehow reappeared in her life in 2012, they were together again… but only for a short time. She left him. She didn’t want to talk about the details, but it was so obvious: “Chris Brown was happy to have a love triangle, enjoying both Karrueche Tran and Rihanna. Then, even though he had begged RiRi to take him back, he refused to call it off with Karrueche!“