My Dad, the Inner City Hero
By: Pericles K
This is Hayt, a school in Chicago where my dad went for part of his elementary schooling.
The Chicago Stock Exchange
This is where my dad worked in his early trading years.
The Running of the Bulls
This is an image of the running of the bulls, an event that my dad participated in when he visited Spain
This is a research essay about the benefits of living in an urban area versus the benefits of living in a rural area. I chose this topic because it allowed me to research the conditions that my dad grew up in. Needless to say, I enjoyed the research.
In this essay I outline what a hero is, and why my dad is one. The tenets of heroship written therein help to describe why my dad is my hero.
This is a picture of my dad and my grandmother (his mom) sitting together.
My dad has been a fan of hockey since he was a kid. Since my grandparents couldn't pay for him to play organized hockey, he played pickup games of Street Hockey with his friends.
St. Andrews Greek Orthodox Church
This is a picture of the church that my dad and I attend most Sundays.