Night Have you ever felt alone, lost faith, no more hope in staying alive any more? Well Elie and his father did while in a Jewish concentration Camps for a whole year, going from one camp to another. This event of the Holocaust didn’t just change everyone on who was taken from the homes and put into a ghetto. But it had a big effect on Elie’s belief in God, hope, and wondering whether or not he will be able to survive living in the concentration camps. Elie had a simple, normal child’s life before he was sent to a concentration camp.
Night by Elie Wiesel Theme: If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. However a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm. “I looked at my house in which I had spent years seeking my God, fasting to hasten the coming of the essiah M , imagining what my life would be like later. Yet I felt little sadness. My mind was empty.” Section 1 Elie faith has not yet died, when leaving his home to transport to a concentration camp , Elie leaves some of his religious dreams behind, along with his childhood home, and some of his innocence .
Then both of his parents think that the other is staying with Terry so they leave him and never come back. CHAPTER 2 After a few days of being alone Terry remembers that his dad had a car kit in the garage. He stayed up until early in the mornings trying to follow the instructions and build the car. It took him a while trying to get the hang of putting the car together, but after about a day or two he found all
“ I thought back to times we’d sat still for afternoons , never moving a muscle, just shifting our weight along the ground, talking to whoever sat with us, watching things. He’d always had a joke, then, too, and now you couldn’t get him to laugh, or when he did it was more the sound of a man choking , a sound that stopped up the throats of other people around him” (Erdrich 112-113.) Lyman and Henry’s brotherly relationship had taken a turn for the worse. While Henry was gone Lyman purchased a television set for the family, which he he regretted not having when Henry started to watch it. “ He sat in front of it, watching it, and that was the only time he was completely still.
Maus II Chapter 1 Art gets a phone call from his father saying that his wife Mala, has stolen money from him and left him. He promptly goes with his wife to his father’s cabin to stay with him for a few days. On the drive there, Art explains to his wife how growing up with his parents idolizing his dead brother Richeu was hard for him. I can relate because I have always felt a sort of sibling rivalry with my older sister, though she is alive and well. The next day they go for a walk and he tells him about how he was lucky at Auschwitz, a polish guard kept him well fed and clothed so that he may learn English from him.
Because of this, the Amish are usually very fit and in great shape. At the age of sixteen, teenagers are allowed to “Rumspringa,” which is where they allow them to go out and explore the “outside world.” They do this hoping that the teenagers will come back appreciating their culture more. The Amish attend church every other Sunday and have group services most every night held in someone’s home. Every Amish person is Bi-Lingual; they speak fluently in German and English. Their bibles and hymns are written in German and English is taught in school.
He always listened to every piece advice his father shared with him especially when it came to his writing. Josiah took a large interest in Benjamin; it was almost as if he favored him the most. He taught him how debate and how to write effectively. An example of that
He offered a lot of help and was willing to make notes on my paper to attempt at helping me make my paper the best it could possibly be. I really appreciate his time and effort and definitely took in to account some of the great and helpful feedback he gave me. Another person I would also like to shortly thank is Professor Miller. She took the time out of her busy schedule to sit down and have a conference with me and go over any questions. It made it easier to figure out exactly what she was looking for in my paper.
46Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts, 47praising God and enjoying the favor of all the people. And the Lord added to their number daily those who were being
Diego Hernandez English 102 Tuesday/ Thursday Language, whether oral, or written is the main form of communication we have. In LEARN! LEARN! by Hugo Martinez-Serros, he inspire us by describing the life of a Mexican hard worker that persists in improving his writing, and likes to criticize the writing of the well educated priest that likes to write too. He leaves in the south side of Chicago, works in a the steel... but in his free time he likes to read and analyze his writing to become better with each draft.