Fortune Favors the Brave

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“Fortune Favors the Brave”, a quote from the book The Aeneid, by Virgil. This quote means that good will come to the people who put others in front of themselves. This quote relates to many charters in a book called Sudden Twists. In the short story, “the Getaway”, the counter man is crafty. When to men ask for a map he sees there holsters, because of this he tricks the crooks into going to a small town, thinking there is a bridge there. He knows they’re crooks because he said, “… I got a load of their shoulder holsters.” The counter man tricked the Continue...


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Being able to trick the robbers so the police could catch them, and he could get his money back rewarded the counterman. m by saying, "Anything recent would show the Haket bridge" pretty fair road clear to Chihuahua. " This shows that the counterman is optimistic, and fast working. One example of bravery is staying with his shipmate, while his compartment in the submarine filled with water. The author said his choices were "He could leave Larry and save himself" but his diction was "" all right Jimmy said. Another example is when Jimmy didn"tmt run when they opened the tower door when they thought they were underwater. Finally this essay shows that good doses come to the brave, even the smallest thing like thinking someone, or something as big as saving someone"tms life counts. Before the robbers left they broke the telephone, then he hurried to fix the phone optimistically, according to the author, "he seemed a little pale, but didn"tmt waste any time, he took a screwdriver out of the drawer. " From these actions it shows the counterman is focused, tricky, respectful, watchful, and courageous, because he tricked the robbers into going to a non-exiting bridge when he new they had guns. He walked through the sweeping water toward the main intake valve. " This shows that Jimmy is self-satisfied, because he saved his shipmate. In the story "The Underwater Test", Jimmy shows many actions of bravery. He said, "But"but were under water Jimmy dazed" he stopped and gulped as Larry, who"tmd climbed the latter and opened the tower light streamed down"" Jimmy was rewarded was that he passed his last test and could now go down in a real sub.

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