Comparing The Leap And Deep Survival

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Something that people do when trying to survive, talking to someone they don’t like, or just going through normal life is endure. Enduring is a vital thing to not just survival, but all of life, however, it does come in handy when trying to survive in the wilderness. Endure means, in simple terms, to push through something or get through it and adversity means difficulty and misfortune, which is what being stranded would be considered by many. There are many stories of people facing adversities all over the world, but two good ones that come to mind are “The Leap” and “Deep Survival”. These tales of endurance through adversity almost spell out what it means to endure something whither they were directly involved or not.
Tragedy is a horrible and beautiful thing, but in the case of “The Leap” it is something that can be endured without fail no matter what the odds are. In the short story “The Leap” there is a flashback where the mother of the narrator is taken back to her days in the circus when her husband sadly past away. The mother had been shocked, burned, stranded in a high up area, and had her arm broken by someone trying to save her from the tangling she was caught in. Even after all of that the mother
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The story “Deep Survival” starts off with a story about a little girl who survived a plane crash into the jungle with many others. The difference between her and the others is that she knew they wouldn’t be rescued, so she set out to find help herself and, as a young girl who just lost her mother, she endured. Then, later in the story one of the instructors talks about how they survived almost freezing to death with his team because of a miscalculation made by him, however, they endured and pulled through that endeavor. This shows that people just have to pull through tough times in order to endure things in horrid

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