After he proposes her, he come to know that, she had leukemia and she has only few months left! Did Jamie live or die at the end of the novel? I was in love, and the feeling was even more wonderful than I ever imagined it could be. Since nobody else seems to be available, Landon reluctantly asks Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of Hegbert Sullivan, the Beaufort church minister, who accepts his invitation. In the novel he himself is already on a good path but with Jamie by his side it may have become. V P P n walk into 2 phrasal verb If you walk into a job, you manage to get it very easily. As they get in the car to go home, Landon realizes his true feelings for her. Outcome Landon and Jamie are married, fulfilling her greatest wish to walk down the aisle with her father and marry the man she loves in front of all their friends and family. Encouraged, I leaned closer and took a deep breath.
In the end, he fulfills her greatest wish and marries her, but leaves us with the question of whether the miracle he had prayed for had ultimately come true. Jamie does not return to school the following Monday and that it is eventually learned that she is too ill and will never return to school. Discover new books on Goodreads Meet your next favorite book: Join Goodreads A Walk to Remember Quotes A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks 119,362 ratings, 3. Also, keep in mind that the story was also inspired by my sister, who was very much alive as I neared the end of the novel. To his surprise, Jamie replies by insisting that he cannot be. Every April, when the wind blows from the sea and mingles with the scent of lilacs, Landon Carter remembers his last year at Beaufort High.
Such a book like this one really targets a particular group of people. Anton: But I do, I do. I smiled softly, and she returned my affection with a slight squeeze of my hand, as if trusting me in what I was about to do. The illustration of how Landon feels for Jamie shows how you feel about someone when you truly love him or her. Today many teenagers tell one another, be it a boyfriend or girlfriend, that they love one another. The fictional writing of the book, A Walk To Remember, is an insight into the life and the meaning of love.
Landen is faced with a very tough situation. When Jamie sits on the floor at the orphanage on Christmas Eve with a sleeping child on her lap, she is symbolic of the Virgin Mary and the Christ Child. The novel received mixed reviews from critics. A Walk to Remember is adapted in the. Quiet and quaint, historic Beaufort provides the ideal setting for A Walk to Remember, and The Choice. V P walk over phrasal verb If someone walks over you, they treat you very badly. Landon: You don't care what people think about you? V n When I was your age I walked five miles to school.
I believe that this book is directed and addressed to high school students. Protagonist Landon Carter, who comes of age under the influence of a strange, but wonderful young girl. I lived in fear of doing omitting wrong, of doing something that would offend her. Nevertheless, the way that Sparks has portrayed Landon through the first person narrative allows the reader to see how Landon really feels rather than the way he acts outwardly. Love is never boastful or conceited. Jenkins office, the night we'd asked him about doing the play. We've had all the same classes in the same school since kindergarten.
You sit at lunch table 7. He wrote the local play, The Christmas Angel but he maintains a strong dislike for Mr. Encouraged, I leaned closer and took a deep breath. Today many teenagers tell one another, be it a boyfriend or girlfriend, that they love one another. Although she was weak and was in a wheelchair, she insisted on walking down the aisle so that her father could give her away which was part of her dream. Landon: But I do, I do.
Just as the bible is a motif, it also shows symbolism. A couple of days later, Eric mocks the couple during their walk home and Landon becomes truly embarrassed to be with Jamie. She shows him that with a little faith, the world is not such a terrible place. How do they really know if they love each other? I opted for the only solution, the solution that best described the feeling I had about my gravely ill sister at that point: namely, that I hoped she would live. Archived from on 1 December 2008. What I found interesting is that it was written from Landon's perspective.
Do they, or are they just wanting to feel older and fit in? When Landon decides he wants to take his activities seriously, he asks Jamie for help and begins to spend most of his time with her. All he cares about is what people thought, his friends, and his popularity. I suppose I wrote this novel not only so that you could get to know my sister, but so that you would know what a wonderful thing it was that her husband once did for her. Hear my voice raised in petition as I cry to you for help, as raise my hands, my Lord, toward your holy of holies. His wife walked in on him making love. In turn, Landon's father helps to provide Jamie the best equipment and doctors so she can spend the rest of her life at home.
A Walk to Remember is adapted in the film of the same name. It spent nearly six months in the best-seller list on hardcover, and an additional four months on paperback. This book shows the true meaning of loving someone with all of your heart. A quiet girl who always carried a Bible with her schoolbooks, Jamie seemed content living in a world apart from the other teens. For eating boiled peanuts in the graveyard.