His Parents were Karamchand and Putlibai Gandhi who was his father’s fourth wife. While growing up he was deeply influenced by his mother. He had two brothers and one sister. His father was the Prime Minister of Porbandar. Eleanor Roosevelt was she was young she didn’t go to school she was educated by private tutors until she was fifteen years old, then later on she was sent by her aunt to Allenswood Academy, an all girls school in England.
In “Ashputtle”, the main character had a father and a mother, but her mother was really sick and died. After some months, the father got married again and his new wife came to his house with her two daughters. Ashputtle’s stepmother and stepsisters treated her like she was their servant. Also, she did not have a bed, and she had to sleep by the ashes. That is the reason they called her “Ashputtle”.
He attended Harvard College where he studied biology, boxed, and developed an interest in naval affairs. His first wife was Alice who died two days after giving birth in February 1884 and his mother died on the same day in the same house. He was born on October 27, 1858, in a four-story brownstone at 28 East 20th Street. He has an older sister named Anna and a younger brother named Elliott and a younger sister named Corinne. He was mostly home schooled by tutors and his parents.
In 1957 she became pregnant again, but this time it was a success, Caroline Kennedy was born in November. Their second child John Jr. was born three years after Caroline. Jacqueline gave birth to one more child but this child was of the Kennedy Curse, Patrick Kennedy died thee days after his birth. A month after the death of their 3rd child Jacqueline witnessed her husbands’ death while riding in a car, he was shot and killed. Years went by and Jacqueline remarried, but in 1994 at the age of 65 she fell victim to cancer and died later in that year in May.
Kate Chopin’s biography Kate Chopin was born Kate O'Flaherty in St. Louis, Missouri in 1850. She was the third of five children, but her sisters died in infancy and her brothers -from her father's first marriage- in their early twenties. So she was the only child to live past the age of twenty-five. In 1855, she was sent to The Sacred Heart Academy, a Catholic boarding school in St. Louis. Unfortunately, her father was killed two months later in a train accident.
The Ruth Ellis Case Ruth Ellis was born in the welsh seaside town of Ryhl, the 3rd of 6 children. During her childhood her family moved to basingstroke. Ruth attended fairfields seniour girls school in basingstoke, leaving at the age of 14 to work as a waitress. Shortly afterwards, in 1941 at the height of the blitz, the Nielsons moved to london. In 1944, 17 year old Ruth became pregnant by a married canadian soldier named clare and gave birth to a son, who she named clare andrea neilson known as andy.
I enjoyed the book because it was interesting, and it also wasn’t written like a regular nonfiction book, where all they state are the facts and the reasoning to support it. Enrique’s Journey is about a mother and her children that were apart for 11 years and the struggles that they went through to get back together and become a family. When Enrique was 5 years old, Lourdes left him and his sister Belky, who was 7 to live with their grandmother while she went to America to find a job and to make money. When she left, it was 1989, and she promised to go back to Honduras where they lived after one year in America. Lourdes paid a smuggler 3,000 dollars to get her from Honduras to Orlando Florida, but he left her one night promising to come back, but he
Kayla and I never texted him back because we went to sleep really early that night, and later that day we got a phone call from our parents and they were crying. Zamiir and four other guys had gotten into a terrible accident two were in critical condition and the other was well near death. We rushed to the hospital and fell to the floor at the sight of what seemed like 1 million cords attached to his body. On June 18th, 2013 I watched my best friend die in mine and Kayla’s arms. I still think about him until this day and I believe that he is my guardian angel.
At 47, I have become a mother….again. In the year 2005, my mother had been living with us for about a year and a half, having Alzheimer disease, it was getting harder to control her at home. She was wandering around at night, fallen a couple of times, gotten into her medications and overdosed. I felt for her safety and my peace of mind it would be better to put her in a nursing home. 2 months later, she passed away.
It was a really devastating period of our lives. I used my imagination to escape the drama. Obviously when you’re a kid, fantasy is way better than reality if you have a drug addicted parent, that’s why I was in fantasy land a lot when I was a kid and I still think I find pleasure and content in that place. I attended Piers 45 elementary school in my younger years and my teacher, Mrs Smith I guess could see the anger, despair and depression in my eyes, she knew exactly what I was going through and she took me under her little wing. She changed my life in the fifth grade, she started to do plays with the class and that’s when I started thinking, I wanted to be an entertainer.