Based on the railway children, a character who shows determination is Bobbie when she and her siblings save the people in the train. There were a landslide happened near the railway track. Some trees,stone and a big rock roll down the hillside and fall on the railway track. The 11.29 train was not passing yet. They know that the train was in danger. They cut their red petticoats and made 6 flags. Then,they waved to the train but the driver did not saw them. Bobbie ran onto the railway track and waved her flags. Finally, the train stopped 20 meters from Bobbie.