1. (Fillial Love)
-Gus love Richard his brother,he advises him to fitting in with community so he will not be isolated by them
-Pa still cant forget his brother Roland after the war with Spain in Cuba
-Richard loves Angie by helping her doing the housechores like washing the dishes at the kitchen
2. (Patriotic Spirits)
-Mr Kilmer joined the war even he is a famous poet because he hope that he can end the war so the next generation will not involved with this unnecessary war.
-Mrs Hansen doing many programme by selling the Liberty Bond to finance the war.
-The Schermers rationing their food by eating small pieces of meet as a symbolic of symphathy for allies that fighting in the war.
** CHARATERS AND CHARACTERISTICS
1. Richard Knight__
-send card to Hannah and having fight with Abner and Harry
(Diligent and Helpful)
-He always help Pa in farm and Angie in the kitchen doing the house chores.
-turn down the role after Hannah
-Could not kill the buck even having a chance to do it.
-not sided with people who disturb Hannah
-borrow book from Mrs Hansen
-write poems and keep it in drawer
-Love being alone and not like to toal to much.
2. Hanah Schermers__
-still strong even her tavern had been vandelised
-always helping Richard with good ideas and suggestion to complete his poem.
-thanked Richard for sending her the sympathy card
(Generous and Kind Hearted)
-She bakes cookies for Mr Kilmer
-Invited Richard for supper
-Pa didnt told his children about his brother Roland.
-He didnt angry and ask Richard the reason why he didnt kill the buck
-He took care of Gus,Angie and Richard alone after her wife died.
-He dont let his son Gus to joined the army training
4. Mr Kilmer___
-he understands Richard feelings and feel not awkward when communicating by the way of writing letter.
-give Richard advice and motivation through letter
-joined the war eventhough he is a famous poet.
-write numerous of poet.One of his famous poet is tree.
-desperately want to join the war without disscussing with Pa because he didnt like do farming
-like to go for hunting
-cannot wait to join the army training
-disobey Pa because he want to join the war.
-asked Richard to fit in with the community so he will not be isolated by them.
-always tease Richard and tell him his awesomeness