Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott

564 WordsFeb 2, 20182 Pages
What is life about? Just living, or maybe giving or something else. At this point the question goes differently just as all of us are different. All of us see life differently and as well the goals are different. Though there is something in common we all have. We all want to be happy in this world. Some people believe that love gives happiness, another wealth...All with different concept. They spend most of their time and energy to get it. But it does not give a guaranty of satisfaction. Meanwhile it could give you basic comforts of life. So as we all different and see happiness differently we all moving in the direction we believe it is the right one. So did Christie, the main character of Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott, who is goal in life was to be loved and give love, but it was not how she started. It takes time for someone to realize what is the goal in this life you want get to. “Christie was one of that large class of women who, moderately endowed with talents, earnest and true-hearted, are driven by necessity, temperament, or principle out into the world to find support, happiness, and homes for themselves. Many turn back discouraged; more accept shadow for substance, and discover their mistake too late; the weakest lose their purpose and themselves; but the strongest struggle on, and, after danger and defeat, earn at last the best success this world can give us, the possession of a brave and cheerful spirit, rich in self-knowledge,
Open Document