General Essay 1 (1).docx - Think of a historical figure and how do they inspire you What did they do Well the first person that comes to my mind of

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Think of a historical figure and how do they inspire you. What did they do? Well the first person that comes to my mind of course if the famous Martin Luther King Jr. He inspires me so much because of the way he speaks to people I’ve always dreamed of being able to move people like that. I was never good at speaking, whenever I do, I try to give advice or add my two cents but it was never as amazing as Dr. King. He had a gift for inspiring others and making things happen and having amazing patience. These are things on which I strive to achieve and have in my own life. He lived in hard times where segregation separated him in society to where he had to be someone that could lead people out of darkness. Someone like that is rare to find now and when you find them, they are a blessing. Living during those times would be hard for black people because they didn’t have the same rights as others. They had to sit on the back of the bus and work for way less just because of the way their skin looks. Something like that could make people very unhappy and angry, which it did. So, when that is going on what is something humanity always needs? A beacon of hope, a light in the darkness, someone that will help them out of
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