Unformatted text preview: power to improve my social and economic status from that poor “beaner,” as my classmates used to call me, to a UC student with a brighter economic future. I do not mean to talk about my successes or failures, instead, I just want to point out that such characters like Victoria, despite her ultimate social failure and death, have allowed me to see how agency has and will continue to modify my life for the better as long as I take advantage of the economic and social opportunities, such as entering college, that I encounter....
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- Winter '08
- personal agency, brighter economic future., ultimate social failure