Jack was extremely confused and didn’t ask anything because he didn’t know what was going on. Therefore, I can relate to this because when I was in India for a few months, my great grandma, on my maternal side died. She was asleep and overnight she died. When she died, I thought that she was continuing to sleep. After a few hours, my family left with my grandparents on my paternal side so that my sister and I wouldn’t feel upset.
He was a wreck his mom was to saddened to see him like this. A few weeks later she had enough so she signed him up for a police officer job. “I don’t want to do this, I’m a failure,” he said with a disappointing look on his face. “C 'mon this a new chapter just try it out,” his mom responded. “Okay but only for a day,” he replied.
Maj. Chris Faris talked about was the affect that war had on his and his daughter’s relationship. The talk he had with his daughter allowed him to see the pain and hurt that comes from him being away at performing his military duty. His daughter, now 118 years old, reminded him of the last time he was home for her birthday, which at that time she was 10 years old. Each time he was only home for 2 months at a time; this made it difficult for him to have a positive relationship with his wife and children. Although the first attempt to seek counseling failed this not make them lost hope from seeking help again.
“sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all of the lives I’m not living.” (pg. 113) Thomas is depressed. He lost his loved ones in a bombing, and he’s the only one that survived. It causes him a lot of pain and suffering. “It’s a rule that we never listen to sad music, we made that rule early on, songs are as sad as the listener, we hardly ever listen to music.”
Off to Tahoe One day when I was visiting Tahoe my mom called a family meeting and she said we were all as a family going to move to Incline Village. I started crying on the inside but on the outside I was showing much exitement. I felt really sad but I didn’t want to disappoint my mom so I never told her. We just got back from our dads about a week after the announcement. We got back to the house and that’s when I saw a sign that said sold, and this time I started crying on the inside and the outside.
In a few short weeks, heartbreaking news and the beginning of a long struggle would transform the lives of myself and my family. My grandparents, living in that little brown ranch house, played a huge role in my early life, often my biggest supporters and role models. So when my eighty-three year old grandmother was told less than a month later that her congestive heart failure left her with less than six months to live unless she chose to have open heart surgery, I was devastated. She had vowed to never do it, leaving me to think I was bound to lose one of my best friends. Less than a month later, she
When I was in the third grade, my parents sat my brother and I down and announced that they were getting a divorce. Most children would have been shocked or devastated by the news, but I wasn 't; I was actually excited. Sadly, I was unaware of the trials and tribulations a divorce entails, especially one that last 8 years. When I was growing up, I never truly witnessed a “functional” marriage like that of one you might see in movie. I never saw my parents hug, kiss, hold hands, or say “I love you” to one another.
Rowland Reflection JournalRowland, RubyColorado Christian UniversitySession 1-Instructor Sarah WightmanJournal Rowland Reflection Journal2AroundJuly of 2017, after 18 years of marriage I divorced, I was devastated. My husband was not a bad man and had been raised a man of God but somewhere down the line alcohol won him over. He had an affair previously and I took him back as he promised he would seek help. After 7 years I realized that this was never going to happen, in fact it had worsened and his health and behaviors began to deteriorate. I was getting to the point to where it consumed me with worry about his health and my/our future and frankly I just didn’t want to be around him when he was like that.
We all cried when it was time for us to come back to Florida because we knew that our aunt was going to do us wrong. When we got back, she continued to do us wrong and call us names and talk about our mom in our face. That next year we moved to a big house with our aunt and her husband so it even got worst. My uncle was touching on my oldest sister, but she would never tell on anyone because she was scared and he told her to don’t tell and gave her money. Time passed by and we moved back to our old house, and my aunt and her husband separated.
sometimes I feel like I let down my baby sisters because me and my step mom would fight so much that .2 yr just moved in with my dad but I didn't want to leave them and I feel like I failed them as a big sister and it's just stuff that I wish I could make up but I can't. I've loved a lot of people down with a lot of my actions during my high school year Make the smartest decisions at all I got in a quarter bit of trouble and I feel like I could have been better to my dad because me and my dad did fight quite a bit but I really seen him and just when he died it made me realize like while you really got to start taking other people's feelings into consideration and change me a lot I'm a very different person
Dylan was lonely and depressed and everybody failed to see it, including his parents. Years after the tragedy, Sue and Tom Klebold accepted responsibility for that tragic mistake. “I think he suffered horribly before he died,” Sue said. “For not seeing that, I will never forgive myself” (Cullen 340). Dylan did experience happiness sometimes, like when he got his drivers for example, but he was unable to remain so.
In the odyssey by milay the character Odysseus is a depressed character motivated by going home and seeing his family.The odyssey develops a universal theme by easily relating to a wide audience. An ancient gesture related to Penelope crying because she misses her husband Odysseus. Both articles relate to a wide audience, according to source 2 "an ancient gesture" it says " And your husband has been gone, and you don 't know where, for years. Suddenly you burst into tears." this is talking about Penelope missing Odysseus because he hasn 't came back in years.This relates to the article "the odyssey" because he has been held captive by the nymph Calypso for 7
“She lost most of that long red hair of hers. Man, I do miss that one.”, the chubby boy tried to stay strong. “ Do you know what happened?” , Simon asked from a far. “ Na. She just stopped visiting and sending letters and whenever my dad mentioned her to my mama she would cry.