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The Other Wes Moore Final Project

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Transcript of The Other Wes Moore Final Project

The Other Wes Moore Final Project
Chapter 1
The Author Wes Moore
Choice: The author remembered the time his father comforted him.
QUOTE: "He was my protector.......one of only two memories i have of my father" pg(11)
The other Wes Moore
CHOICE: The other Wes had a quiet and reserved dignity.
QUOTE: "Wes carried himself with a reserved quiet dignity" pg(23)
Chapter 2
The Author Wes
The Other Wes Moore
Choice: The author made friends with
people at the basketball courts.
QUOTE: "My new teammates called out their names...... an informal greeting." pg(44)
Choice: The Other Wes decided to use a knife to attack someone who had just punched him.
QUOTE: "Wes......knife in hand, hurrying to settle the score with the boy." pg(34)
Chapter 3
The Author Wes Moore
Choice: The author wrestled with a kid from his grade causing him to be suspended.
Quote: "A few weeks earlier I had been suspended for fighting. pg(50)
The other Wes Moore
Choice: The other Wes decided to enter the drug game by getting a headset to warn drug dealers of police coming.
Quote: "I am not actually selling drugs. All I am doing is talking into a headset. pg(58)
The Author Wes
The Other Wes
The other Wes decided to get involved with the same drug game that Tony was in.
The author decided not to try
hard in school and
do his best.
Chapter 4
The Author Wes Moore
Choice: The other Wes started to sell drugs on his own

Quote: "Wes walked into the room....... and he knew he was busted" pg(73)
The Other Wes Moore
Choice: The author skipped
school and
went somewhere else.
"The problem was that I wasn't
even showing up half the time."
pg(76)
Chapter 5
The Author Wes
The other Wes
Choice: Attempted to run away
using a map the sergeant gave him.
Quote: "This map was my path
home" pg(91)
Choice: He got his girlfriend Alicia pregnant.

Quote: "Alicia's pregnant. Like for three months" pg(99)
Chapter 6
The Author Wes
The other Wes
Choice: Sold drugs to an undercover cop resulted in him getting arrested.


Quote: "the men pointed their weapons at Wes and oredere him to the ground." pg(114)
Choice: Wes became a
platoon sergeant.


Quote: "I was now a platoon sergeant."
pg(115)
The Other Wes
He got arrested and out in jail for drug dealing.
The Author Wes
The Author tried his best in Military School and became a platoon sergeant.
Chapter 7
The Author Wes
Choice: The author decided to stay at valley Forge and attend its junior college.

Quote: "My next decision was clear. I wanted to stay at Valley Forge and attend its junior college." pg(133)
The Other Wes
Choice: After he finished Job corps he went back to selling drugs.

Quote: "Wes held the plastic bag with both hands and poured in nine ounces of cocaine." pg(145)
Chapter 8
The Author Wes
The Other Wes
Choice: He and Tony had robbed a store and killed a policemen.


Quote: "I just found out that my sons are wanted for killing a police officer." pg(150)
Choice: The author decided to go to South Africa for a semester abroad.


Quote: "I would be heading to South Africa for a semester abroad" pg(162)
Final Symbol
The Author Wes
The Other Wes
THE PAST ME
Choice 1: I did not try my best during middle school and procrasinated a lot.
Choice 2: I did not read enough books to increase my writing skills.
Choice 3: I did not practice enough violin.
TURNING POINT DECISION
I decided to start trying hard in high school to get in a good college.
THE PRESENT ME
Choice 4: I decided to join kung fu which has helped me learn the true meaning of discipline.
Choice 5: I decided to start studying hard for the SATs by doig practice everyday.
Choice 6: I decided to read more books to increase my vocabulary.
Turning Point decision
The Other me
The ideal me
I decide to start slacking off again and procrastinating again.
I continue to try my best and study hard.
The Outcomes Of Other Me
Outcome 1: I do not get into a good college.
Outcome 2: I do not get good grades.
The Ideal me outcome
OUTCOME 1: I get good grades and get into a good college.
Outcome 2: I become a successful doctor like I want to be.
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