Is Strong Heart deserving of her name?

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Is Strong Heart deserving of her name?

Post by Amagine » 01 Oct 2017, 17:01

In Strong Heart's perspective, we are introduced to many people with names that embodies something about them. We see, "Cold Eyes" "Woman Too Soon," "Pretty Face," " Fat Hair, " and many more.

After reading the book do you think that Strong Heart deserves her name? Why do you think that?
"Piglet noticed that even though he had a very small heart, it could hold a rather large amount of gratitude." -A.A Milne

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Post by 0719672189 » 01 Oct 2017, 23:04

She really deserves her name, shes faces so many challenges throughout the novel but emerges a victor.

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Post by Ferdinand_otieno » 02 Oct 2017, 00:47

I think Strong Heart is deserving of her name simply because of how brave she was to endure all that came at her.

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Post by Sarah Tariq » 02 Oct 2017, 02:18

Yes strong heart is a good name for this. Her strength, valour makes her entitled to this name. Apart from this "wanderlust in Olympic peninsula" can also be the name of this book.
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Post by gali » 02 Oct 2017, 09:39

I also think that she deserves her name as she overcame many challenges. Don't forget that she was only a kid.

-- October 2nd, 2017, 5:40 pm --
Sarah Tariq wrote:Yes strong heart is a good name for this. Her strength, valour makes her entitled to this name. Apart from this "wanderlust in Olympic peninsula" can also be the name of this book.
I like the title you gave. :)
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Post by Barbiedole » 02 Oct 2017, 12:38

I believe the name is perfect. The characters, especially Sarah, showed so much strength and bravery and that's a plus.

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Post by Mjgarrison » 02 Oct 2017, 14:12

She definitely deserves the name. She preserved through abuse, neglect, abandonment, as well as many physical difficulties.

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Post by Amagine » 02 Oct 2017, 16:47

I also think that she deserves her name because her heart is what helped her to endure all the challenges that were thrown her way.
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Post by jwalker73 » 03 Oct 2017, 04:37

I think she is. She showed strength in many ways, both physically and emotionally. She also displayed bravery, resilience and determination.

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Post by Amagine » 03 Oct 2017, 05:23

jwalker73 wrote:I think she is. She showed strength in many ways, both physically and emotionally. She also displayed bravery, resilience and determination.
She did show strength in many ways. I think the name suits her perfectly.
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Post by Oliver Ekaso » 03 Oct 2017, 06:00

Yes she does. So much determination and strength.

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Post by jimthorne2 » 03 Oct 2017, 13:56

It is wonderfully unusual to see a teenage girl as a hero. Her heroism is catching and fascinating in the story of her experiences and life portrayed here.
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Post by BoyLazy » 04 Oct 2017, 04:13

What better name than strong heart. It is a well earned and deserving name.
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Post by mercy wangechi » 05 Oct 2017, 01:43

Yes thats a perfect name, despite all the challenges, a character like sarah managed to overcome all of them, by remaining strong and brave and also by her commitment she emerged a hero.

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Post by BoyLazy » 05 Oct 2017, 02:59

mercy wangechi wrote:Yes thats a perfect name, despite all the challenges, a character like sarah managed to overcome all of them, by remaining strong and brave and also by her commitment she emerged a hero.
Yes the mighty heart would have also suited just fine.
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