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    In the novel Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech Mrs. Partridge leave messages on Phoebe Winterbottom’s doorstep. These messages shine throughout the novel on how the characters view each other, and what they can do to become a better person. The first message left on Phoebe Winterbottom states “Don’t judge a man until you've walked two moons in his moccasins” , and it relates to the character Phoebe in many ways. First Pheobe’s neighbor Margret Cadaver is said to be peculiar because of some of her actions such as odd hours because she is a nurse and having Mrs. in front of her name but not having a known about husband that lives with her. Phoebe resents Margret for these reasons and begins making assumptions. On page 31 Phoebe is talking…

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    Introduction Have you ever imagined living without your mother in your childhood? In the article “Perspective n Fear of Abandonment Cases, Effects and Options” by Peter K. Gerlach. He suggests that the abandonment can be psychological and there are many kinds of impacts on children. The book Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech is about a thirteen years old girl who suffers in the effect of abandonment. There are three kind of emotion the main character Sal has experience. First, Sal was pretty…

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    Most people tend to not really know what they have until it's gone. They might have something or someone in their lives that is truly amazing, but they don't realize this until the person or thing is no longer in their lives. In Sharon Creech’s novel Walk Two Moons, you never the worth of water until the well is dry is an important theme that both Sal and Phoebe learn. One reason the theme of you never know the worth of water until the well is dry is a significant theme in Sal is because before…

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    Relationships with others allow us to understand and see ourselves more clearly. In Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech, Sal is able to accept her mother’s death through the influence of Mrs. Partridge and Gram and Gramps. Sal is impacted and changed by her relationship with Mrs. Partridge; the mysterious woman was the person providing the messages left in front of the Winterbottom home. In one message she wrote,”In a course of a lifetime, what does it matter?” (Creech 98). This message influences…

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    We all fall apart Thesis statement: In the story Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech, there are three main themes that the plot, subplot, conflict, and characters show. Introduction A unknown person once said, “ One of the hardest lessons in life is letting go. Whether it’s guilt, anger, love, loss, or betrayal. Change is never easy. We fight to hold on and we fight to let go.” This is incredibly shown in multiple occasions throughout the book Walk Two Moons. The characters go through loss, love,…

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    To me Love that Dog by Sharon Creech is a novel about how students first learn to write poems. For example, in Jack’s second poem he says that he cannot write a poem because his brain is empty. (pg. 2) when I read this it reminded me of when I had to write my first poem and of how long it took me to actually write the poem. I of the things that I think Miss Strechberry does as an effective teacher is encouraging Jack to write a poem. As well as agree to not put Jack’s poem on the board or read…

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    “Don’t judge a man until you’ve walked two moons in his moccasins.” This is a very important quote that is for everyone because you can’t judge someone on how they look or act unless you see or hear what they have dealt with. In the novel “Walk Two Moons” by Sharon Creech, the book is about a girl named Sal going on a roadtrip with her grandparents talking about things that have happened in her lifetime that deal with how that quote is in some ways. As a result of the setting and how it affects…

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    A variety of emotions are on display throughout the poetry of Sharon Olds. As a narrative poet she’s extremely self aware and is able to use personal experiences that are relatable to anyone. Richard Silberg has praised her for “taking on subjects not written before, or not written in these ways….the best of these poems have a density of inspiration line by line” (Poetry Foundation). This style allows her to connect with her audience in a such a way that one would think they are reading a…

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    Charles Manson is an American cult leader whose followers carried out several murders in the late 1960s Charles Manson is connected to the brutal murders of actress Sharon Tate and other Hollywood residents, but was never actually guilty of committing the murders himself. Manson was described by reports as suffering from a marked degre of rejection instability and psychic trauma and constantly striving for status. Which could very well be the cause of these murders. Charles Manson was born…

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    The two elements of thought that most significantly challenged the Israeli commander as he executed his mission to remove settlers from the occupied territory in Gaza are Point of View and Implications and Consequences. The element of Point of View posed the greatest challenge because the commander understood both the frustration of the settlers due to his emotional and personal ties to them and the strategic goals of his government. As a result of his compassion, he was further challenged by…

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