By : Denisse Carrillo
1. Brambles- a prickly scrambling vine
Book: " The brambles that had caught in my long black hair." page15
My sentence: The branches of the trees slithered overhead while brush and brambles.
2.Looters- anything taken by dishonesty force, stealth
Book: " Who came must have assumed they had freedom to do whatever they pleased." page 22
My sentence: After the hurricane, before law was restored, looters stole everything.
3.Embers- a small live piece of coal, wood, as in a dying fire
Book: "Flew in through the open windows and set the end s of my hair on fire. page 16
My sentence: The wax is often heated in a little pot resting in hot embers.
While I was reading...
The question I thought about was why would they leave Green all alone because she was shy.
I think what may happen next is that Green is going to have regret because she didn't say goodbye.
As I was reading I pictured how sad and depressed she was because the lost of her family.
I made a connection to self when I read it because I know how it feels to be lost.
1. Green says:" I was Green with long, dark hair and my endless patience."
2: Green thinks:" Is that Green? And I would say, yes its me I've been here all along but you're too blind to see."
3.Green makes others feel: " Onion followed and lay shivering in my lap."
4. Sister does: "I'll bring you something special Aurora promised."
5. Green looks:" Moody, dark weed; still they called me Green because of my talents in the garden."