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Love and Sacrifice
Transcript of Love and Sacrifice
"I'm drawing for my mother and me."
"No service was too humble for him to perform in aid of the South."
-An Occurance at Owl Creek Bridge
Citation:Bierce, Ambrose, and Donna J. Neary. An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge. Mankato, MN: Creative Education, 1980. Print.
Real Life Examples
Love and Sacrifice
Love and sacrifice go hand in hand because if you love someone you will generally sacrifice yourself and put others first.
A Worn Path
The short story "A Worn Path" relates to the theme of love and sacrifice because the main character Phoenix Jackson was willing to sacrifice herself for the love of her grandson. She went on a very dangerous journey in search of the medicine her grandson needed to survive. She was risking her life to save his.
Jesus gave his life for our sins. Sacrificing himself on the cross for everyone, even people that hated him, he died for them all.
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Our Volunteer Experience
We used a soldier as one of our symbols of love and sacrifice because they are willing to risk their lives everyday for their loved ones.
What is love and sacrifice?
There was a man named George Tyson and he sacrificed his life for his handicapped son Garry when a car came towards them and George took the full impact of the car.
In the Titanic when Rose lets go of Jack shes sacrificing her love to the ocean by letting him go in order to save herself. In the Hunger Games Katniss volunteers in the place of her sister Primrose.
love: an intense feeling of deep affection
self sacrifice: willing to deprive yourself for the good of someone else
"I'm an old woman without an education. It was my memory fail me. My little grandson,he is just the same, and I forgot it in the coming"
"Now you go on home,Granny!"
'I bound to go to town mister' said Phoenix
“I guess that’s just part of loving people: You have to give things up. Sometimes you even have to give them up.”
For our project we were initially going to volunteer at Stoney Creek and read Christmas books to them just before break, but due to our wonderful snow day we had to improvise and ended up shoveling at Conar's grandparents house.
The real meaning of patriotism: shared sacrifice
This article reminds us about our nation's veterans and how they sacrificed their lives for out country by serving in the wars our nation has been involved in.