She has the fear that the family will cremate her and cries to me to not let that happen. She states to me that my Aunt Lupe, who has power of attorney, keeps all her money and that she has no way of ensuring what she hopes for as the end will be as she wants. She looks to me as if I can help her. Each time she has asked me, I tell her that I am here now and I will try and do all that I can for her when that time comes. Wednesday, my grandmother had a look on her face that was very troubling to me.
It was me at the funeral Crying at the altar. She left the house with her kissing me goodbye Me not knowing that same night she was going to die. Parents shouldn’t outlive their children should they? Now I’m left with what life she could’ve had Thinking about her everyday. She told me she drank soda No beer or shot She wasn’t drunk at all And yet it was her blood on the spot.
He ain't a nice fella”(97).By saying this, she told Lennie that Curley does not care what she’s suffering through. .In this scene, Curleys wife let Lennie touch her hair and he started to pull it and he ended up killing her “And she continued to struggle, and her eyes were in terror. He shook her then he was angry with her. Don't you go yellin’ he said and he continued to shake her and her body flopped like a fish. And then she was still, for Lennie had broken her neck”(100).
She blames the girls who had tormented her daughter to her death. Some of the bullies that drove Izzy to her death attended her funeral where they hugged her mum, including the ringleader. At her funeral Izzy Dix’s poem, I Give Up was read out. I Give Up was written when Izzy came home from a music festival crying after her friends had excluded her and called her names. Her poem
It was almost time for the children to go back to school in South Boston. Mrs. Sennett insisted that she was not going; their father was coming down again to get them and she was just going to stay. He would have to get another housekeeper. She said 65 this over and over to me, loudly, and her turbans and kerchiefs grew more and more distrait. One evening, Mary came to call on me and we sat on an old table in the back yard to watch the sunset.
Whether it was volleyball, baseball, or basketball I could always assure that my parents would be sitting in the stands cheering me on. But after leaving the town that made me, I looked back at relationship of my mother and my father in particular for quite some time. A dark, empty hole appeared late in the marriage. The love was lost. One day my parents called me into the ‘family’ room for a discussion.
A young girl reaching out to her parents, who could never appreciate her being their daughter and physically, emotionally, and mentally it caused her to commit suicide. The author begins a brief description of the college student killing herself and her body was not discovered until two days later under a deep cover of snow. Her suicide note contained an apology to her parents for having less than a four point grade average. In the poem “Suicide Note” The speaker said “Dear mother and father/I apologize/for disappointing you/I’ve worked very hard/ not good enough/harder perhaps to please you” (lines 4-9). Due to the fact that her grades were not good enough to please them, it hurt her and it affected her mentally.
GUN CONTROL & GUN VIOLENCE School was extremely dull that day but, I managed to endure through the six hours of mercilessness, with the thought and anticipation of going home to my father fueled me. The day finally came to a close. When the bus dropped me off I went trudging along, happily ignoring the police and yellow tape around the house; until I was stopped by my neighbor. She said these exact words, “Your father is not at home. Go to your babysitter.” Her words were succinct and verbatim I told her she was wrong that and my mother told me to come home.
Unfortunately, when my mom comes home from work exhausted and doesn’t feel like doing anything, she tells me that I have to help my little sister finish her homework. Not only, but also its obligated in my house to respect each other in every way. Getting older is tough, when you have plentiful to do. Doing my greatest in school is something my parents expect a lot from. Asking plenty questions in class and understanding every little thing that the teacher is saying is what my mom wants from me.
This is one reason why this is the worst thing that happened to America. Although millions of lives were lost in all the wars our country were in, there was reason why people died. People that died shouldn’t be blamed but the fact that their country decided to come into war is still in the air. The people of Salem had no business whatsoever and were blamed for having a doll in their home or because they simply had a wart. The people of the town were pressured, accused, and tested simple tests but the girls would scream with such pain whenever the accused spoke.