The Sun Magazine: The Meaning Of Heroes

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The word hero has many meanings for many people. The definition of a hero changes with context and time. Some of the most valiant heroes in my mind are the ones that no one knows about. The man who overcame poverty and discrimination to get an amazing education, the woman who escaped abuse and became a wonderful mother. These people are not what society would deem worthy of the title “Hero.” But our heroes need not be lavish and well known. In The Sun Magazine, there were multiple articles about how many differences we see in our heroes. The first one was titled Hero Worship, and it mentioned something that I thought was interesting. The author said, “Heroes are usually inaccessible, beyond our reach, objects of worship. . .” And this

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