In the story, “Esperanza Rising”, a saying means a lot to life. He who falls today may rise tomorrow. When Esperanza’s life goes wrong, she knew that she couldn’t give up. Even though she and her family were suffering from great depression. When Esperanza falls, she thought she couldn’t get back up. She is wrong, if you keep trying to get back up you will eventually do it. Some events in life are very tough to heal from, but you can get through them. Nothing could keep her down, if it tried, she would just keep getting up.
In the novel, “Esperanza Rising” we learn that a peachy life can go wrong very fast. Esperanza is a rich, spoiled girl who thinks that the world revolves around her. Some tragic events take place after her father dies. Esperanza is used to her father coming home after working on the fields all day long. When the evil Tio Luis thinks that it is ok to marry mama ever since her husband died, he bribes mama about how much money he gots, to try to marry her. ”You are evil no one would love you.” mama refuses the offer. “You will regret your decision , mama.” He speaks. Later that evening, Tio Luis makes a master plan. He decided that the only way to make mama change her mind, is to burn down the house of which her whole family is living in. No I still refuse your offer Tio Luis. Esperanza, I got a plan to hopefully escape this evil. We are moving to California!
“No, I don’t like your decision mama!, I don’t want to leave the family I love them!”