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Can A Person Have Both Compassion Essay

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Timur Kuskunovic
Mrs. Hatidza Sadinlija
Literature
2/9/2012

Can a person have both compassion and innocence?

In the story Marigolds, written by Eugenia Collier, a black girl from a poor neighborhood called Lisabeth lived in a poor environment. One day she saw her father crying, which never happened before. In cause of her anger she went outside and vandalized some old women beautiful garden. By Lisabeth’s description, Ms. Lottie, whose garden was destroyed was over hundred years old and had brownish skin and Indian face. When Lisabeth committed the crime (when she vandalized Ms.Lottie’s garden) she felt like she killed a person. On the en...

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