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Professor Vora English 1A April 23, 2009 Reading Response: “I Have A Dream” As I read “I Have a Dream” by Martin Luther King, Jr. I remember hearing certain parts of the speech throughout my school years. I did not remember the beginning of the speech because when learning about Martin Luther King, Jr the focus on his speech was mainly “I have a dream.” I was amazed at what a great speech King wrote. “Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom y drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred.” (530) This is one example of his creativity that I enjoyed reading. “I have a dream that one day the state of Alabama, will e transformed into a situation where little lack boys and black girls will be able to join hands with little white boys and white girls and walk together as sisters and brothers. After I read that I thought about how today I can sit in a class with people of all different colors of skin. I am
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Unformatted text preview: grateful how society has developed and that Mr. King’s dream came true! “The Myth OF Sisyphus” I agreed with the story “The Myth of Sisyphus” by Albert Camus. The reason I agreed with Camus is because I believe that fate does exist and that for every action there is a reaction.”All Sisyphus’ silent joy is contained therein. His fate belongs to him.” Camus states that fate does exist. “IF there is a personal fate, there is no higher destiny, or at least there is but one which he concludes is inevitable and despicable.” (413) I agree with Camus because everyone has a certain destiny. I think that for every bad action there should be a punishment. Camus displays this all in the story. I also enjoyed reading Camus’s writing. For example, I liked when Camus related Sisyphus’ to humans now....
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  • Spring '09
  • vora
  • English, The Myth of Sisyphus

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