Night essay - [Last Name 1 Johnathan Roston Ms Hapurachy Per 4 English Oct 27,2016 Elie Wiesel's Night Essay As humans we require basic necessities Such

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[Last Name] 1 Johnathan Roston Ms. Hapurachy Per. 4 English Oct. 27,2016 Elie Wiesel's: Night Essay As humans, we require basic necessities. Such as water, food, and a warm and comfortable shelter to survive. But we also need a good reason to live our lives. The reason could be the thought of a person or loved one, achieving a certain goal, or a connection with a higher being such as God. Humans need something that drives them to stay alive. This becomes more evident when people are placed in horrific or life threatening situations. In Elie Wiesel's Night, he reminisces about his experience on the treacherous concentration camp of Austwitz during the holocaust. There the men witness horrific scenes of death and violence. As time goes on they begin to lose hope in the very things that keep them alive, including their faith in God. To many people religion is a sanctuary. It helps them escape the chaos of their normal lives and become a part of something much bigger. For Jews during the holocaust, religion helped them survive at first. They remained hopeful that God would not allow the
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