Essay for the Glass Fortress Extended Paragraph

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GusВ RodriguezВ

Mr. В LimoneВ

EnglishВ 9RВ

13В DecemberВ 2013В

Glass Castle​

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AsВ shownВ byВ theВ differentВ casesВ ofВ MaureenВ andВ JeannetteВ Walls, В itВ isВ clearВ thatВ movingВ beyondВ one'sВ pastВ canВ helpВ toВ leadВ toВ success. В SuccessВ canВ comeВ fromВ anywhere, В andВ whenВ theВ rightВ decisionsВ areВ madeВ selfВ­motivationВ canВ driveВ aВ personВ toВ moveВ onВ fromВ whereВ theyВ currentlyВ areВ toВ whereВ theyВ aspireВ toВ be. В Maureen, В livingВ inВ NewВ YorkВ wasВ surroundedВ byВ herВ parentsВ holdingВ herВ backВ andВ sheВ wasВ notВ accomplishingВ whatВ sheВ expectedВ ofВ herself, В runningВ outВ ofВ options, В sheВ wasВ forcedВ toВ leaveВ toВ CaliforniaВ forВ newВ opportunities, В JeannetteВ explainingВ toВ theВ readerВ aboutВ Maureen'sВ predicamentВ said, В " TheВ boyfriendsВ neverВ lastedВ anyВ longerВ thanВ theВ jobs. В SheВ talkedВ aboutВ finishingВ collegeВ andВ goingВ toВ lawВ school, В butВ distractionsВ keptВ croppingВ up. ” (274)В MomВ andВ DadВ leachedВ offВ MaureenВ madeВ herВ adoptВ theВ lifestyleВ ofВ herВ parents. В TheВ peopleВ surroundingВ herВ wereВ goingВ nowhereНѕВ surroundedВ aroundВ peopleВ likeВ thatВ it'sВ hardВ toВ achieveВ whatВ isВ expectedВ ofВ you. В OpportunitiesВ wereВ presentedВ inВ frontВ ofВ her, В butВ lackingВ theВ selfВ­motivationВ toВ followВ throughВ squanderedВ herВ chanceВ ofВ beingВ successful, В forcingВ herВ toВ moveВ acrossВ theВ countryВ forВ newВ opportunities. В Jeannette, В unlikeВ MaureenВ tookВ theВ chanceВ toВ moveВ onВ whenВ itВ wasВ firstВ

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presentedВ inВ frontВ ofВ her. В NeedingВ toВ getВ outВ ofВ theВ cycleВ ofВ problemsВ createdВ byВ herВ relatives, В sheВ leftВ forВ NewВ YorkВ asВ fastВ asВ possibleВ sayingВ toВ herВ dad,  ‘" Dad, 'В IВ said,  ‘asВ soonВ asВ IВ finishВ classes, В I'mВ gettingВ onВ theВ nextВ busВ outВ ofВ here. В IfВ theВ busesВ stopВ running, В I'llВ hitchhike. В I'llВ walkВ ifВ IВ haveВ to. '” (238)В JeannetteВ wasВ desperateВ toВ beВ successful, В andВ finishedВ withВ beingВ manipulatedВ byВ herВ father, В soВ whenВ DadВ madeВ hisВ...



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