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Four Brave Men
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They are the ones who protect me. I am the one who is grateful for them. Four brave men with with camouflage coats and giving personalities. Four who walk the mountains where they are not welcome. Four determined Navy Seals in the crossfire of... (more »)
Who Is Your Hero?
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“Who is your hero?” They would say, patiently waiting while the two year old me contemplated the whole meaning of the word hero. Did they mean what man or  thing had swooped down from the sky with a cape and rescued me as soon... (more »)
Role Models
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Role models and behavioral characteristics were a huge part of my life as I grew up. When you think about your life who do you want to be like? The answer is probably your friends or super heroes or any other random answer. But when you think... (more »)
A Mother’s Path
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Working hard day through night making her way home at midnight Might not have stacks of money but can provide food for her family Her sons wake up at dawn At the first glimmer of light and the aroma of her cooking The food... (more »)
Historical Figure
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I was a student at St. Joan of Arc for 6 years, each day we’d say the Our Father and then have religion class for an hour. We’d read a passage from the bible then learn about a new saint or go over commandments. From all the... (more »)
The Historical Figure I Would Like to Meet
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Whenever I look into the night sky, I ponder the possibilities that await out there in the cosmos. I dream of visiting a place with absolutely no life, and a place unaffected by humanity’s footprint. However, my likelihood of experiencing... (more »)
Desmond T. Doss
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Desmond T. Doss.... the bravest conscientious objector anyone has ever seen. He went into the "hellfire of battle without a single weapon" to defend himself. It took him awhile to be able to get there, he even was threatened to be... (more »)
Untitled
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What would you do if Kanye West walked past you when you were eating lunch with your family? I’m guessing you would get up and take a picture with him. Now, what would you do if Rosa Parks walked past you when you were eating lunch? Would... (more »)
Mail Call
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Dear Veteran, My name is Daniel and I am a senior in high school. I am a very athletic and competitive person. I am 18 years old and I am looking forward to beginning my college experience. Now that’s enough about... (more »)
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The Girl Who Changed Flying
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Planes soaring, spinning, and diving. The smell of the airplane fuel excites. People cheer and say “He’s a good pilot.” Correction...“She’s a good pilot.” Her name: Amelia Mary Earhart. She pushed limits and broke barriers for... (more »)
Sky Does Minecraft
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(I will be writing this in a letter form as a letter to Sky Does Minecraft and his fellow youtubers. Enjoy!)  Dear Sky/Adam, I wrote this letter as a way to explain how grateful I am for you and yor friends. I've always been a fan of... (more »)
Historical Figure
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When I was in sixth grade, I learned how to solve equations, recite the Spanish alphabet, and how to conduct electricity with a battery and lightbulb. Beyond all that I learned, presidents were my favorite topic. This was the year I learned... (more »)
Letter to Veteran
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Dear Veteran, As we pray on Sundays, speak out with our personal beliefs, and express ourselves any way that we want, people forget how we received these individual freedoms. But when time slows, we tend to remember our American heroes,... (more »)
My Historical Hero
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“Amber,” my first grade teacher says, “you will do your project on Clara Barton.” Every year first graders had to do a project on a historical figure and I ended up getting Mrs. Barton. At the time I didn’t even... (more »)
Unchosen Hero
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How can everyone choose a hero? I can't even choose what to wear in the morning… To pick someone in my life to look up to is impossible. I have my friends, parents, and other amazing people in my family. One friend is amazingly... (more »)
My Hero
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The definition of hero is: “a person, typically a man, who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities.” My hero is tough, loyal, confident, smart, brave, kind, sometimes egotistical but above all... (more »)
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