According to The Psychology of Heroism, “...we discovered that heroes tend to have eight traits, which we call The Great Eight. The traits are smart, strong, resilient, selfless, caring, charismatic, reliable, and inspiring” (Cherry). She is very inspiring, whenever anyone needed advice or encouragement on anything in general she was the go to person. She remembers one time one of her players was dealing with relationship issues and she told her to do what she need to do in order to stay safe. She inspired that girl in ways no one else ever did.
Sometimes it made her cry. They treat her that way because the only friend she has is a seven year old boy who can’t help her.. People make her cry but she is a kind and sweet person. She gives the little boy a dime every Saturday. She bakes fruitcakes for Christmas and gives them to people who she
She was always positive, I still remember the day she was dieing. I came home all happy and in a really good mood, and I remember looking for my grandma everywhere so, I finally asked my grandpa where she was. My grandpa told me everything. The next thing I knew I was in my room crying my eyes out. I remember my grandma coming home and I had my door locked, my little sister was so scared she went and got my grandma.
If she was discriminated against in one of the activities she took part in, she moved right on to the next one and tried equally as hard to be recognized for the talent she has. Because of growing up observing her mother go through all of the troubles she experienced in Manzanar and how she got over them with dignity, Jeanne is a very emotionally strong and confident person by the end of her
I can relate to Chitra Divakaruni frustrated husband in her story “The Disappearance” growing up in a home where my mom had to step in to be a mother and father because of my dad’s alcohol problem she “had to put his [her] foot down” for us to move forward. (Divakaruni 2) My mom had to be a strong woman to live with my dad for over 20 years with my dad’s alcohol problem, having to pick up after him make sure we were not exposed telling us “in his [her] lap awkwardly” he will soon recover from his crisis. (1) She comforted us as much as she could so we would not forget the good moments we had with him and not judge him for his alcohol abuse, fighting or disappearance. Same as the husband in Divakaruni’s story my mom “was a good husband [wife]”
Mothers always know what's best for their family. The Grapes of Wrath, By John Steinbeck, gives many great exemplifications of the transformations and the type of character Ma Joad is over the course of the novel. The novel also proves that Ma Joad knows exactly what is best for her family. She overcomes deaths, hardships, and famine, while also growing overall as a person. Ma Joad is an indirect character in the narrative.
But we also possess an inner hero; if stirred to action, that inner hero is capable of performing tremendous goodness for others.” (Zimbardo) My best friend Brianna has always been there for me, I have seen her make many sacrifices in her life. She has given up a lot of her time to show compassion my way because she knew I needed it. She would always tell me to come over to her house just to talk, and we would talk for hours on end. Like every hero she strives for the people, well in this case her best friend. She has dedicated hours upon hours that I were always to be the best I could be even if she couldn’t.
The book Between Shades of Grey changed me because it showed me to always stay true to yourself. It showed me to help each other especially in bad times. This book is about a fifteen year old girl whose family is taken. Lina’s family cared for everyone even if they were being obnoxious.They helped everyone whether they knew them or not.Lina’s family had open arms to everyone they met. People always have a chance to help others and we should show it more.
The most tragic event that had happened in Elvis’s life was when his mom passed away, he was not ready to give her up. Elvis was forced to leave her grave at the end of the funeral. She had been a constant supporter and his biggest fan. Her death caused Elvis to grieve for years to come (Love, 1986). Another tragic event that happened during Elvis’s singing career is that he was drafted into the U.S Army in 1957, but Parker had continued to release records of Elvis even though he was in the Army (2018).
How many times can you let them break your heart?” In reply, Kate says, “Any number of times” (Gibson 497). Kate was steadfast to help her daughter because of her love and support. She was willing to do whatever was needed for Helen no matter how much the
Death is the hardest thing to get over especially if it’s your family members. In the course of my life, I’ve had four people passed away. My mother 's dad and my father 's two brothers and sister died. I really didn 't know much about my dad 's sister but, she died from a brain aneurysm. My dad and his siblings always said how pretty and smart their older sister was.
She drank to relieve stress, but it had gotten to the point where she could not go a day without this poison. I was thirteen years old is when it became a problem. Over the course of these three years, without my mom receiving the help she needed, it came down to us having to call 9-1-1. I was terrified to go home at night, to fall asleep, and to stay asleep because of the nightmares I would have about that night. I did not want to talk to her because of how much I resented her.
Lucy Anne Belle was a 31 year old nurse, she’s a tall, thin, and wears glasses, she’s also a widowed and a mother, her husband died in a tragic car accident. Lucy lives in Washington D.C. Her ambitions was to be a doctor and have a better life for her daughter. Lucy weakness was seeing her loved one dies, and strengths is her daughter and her job. It has been 2 years since Lucy lost her husband.
The last external force that changed Sal was the fears she gained when she heard that her mom was dead. In the novel Sal gained fears of a whole bunch of life threatening things when her mom died. On page 12 Sal says, “For example, I was terrified of car accidents, death, cancer, brain tumors, nuclear war, pregnant woman, loud noises, strict teachers, elevators, and scads of other things.” This proves that Sal developed fears when her mom died. This is because Sal’s mom picked her up when she got hurt and killed the baby so now Sal is afraid of that. Another example is car accidents because her mom died when the bus crashed.