This book exemplifies how the Black Male goes through life during his early stages. That created a lot of resentment in me toward my dad over the years. They promised each other they would all become doctors, and stick it out together through the long, difficult journey to attaining that dream. Table Of Contents Introduction 1. When all three of them became friends in high school, they agreed to make a pact.
But one day these three young men made a pact. In the premise in every chapter it explains each character personalities their lives and childhood and what they have to overcome. Hunt awoke the next morning in juvenile detention and vowed never to return. Their lives on the streets were harsh. It may be very long but it really shows how the characters connect with each other. Rameck Hunt: Are we expecting to change the world? After undergraduate studies at Seton Hall, he completed his at.
Some get involved in the wrong crowds and others can't control their anger and it gets the best of them but in the end they make it out as good people and return back to their communities as doctors. I would recommend this book to everyone. In many ways this is a really inspiring, uplifting book. George Jenkins had a powerful advantage over many of his peers — he had a dream. The three then study to become doctors, with Hunt and Davis deciding to attend while Jenkins decides to become a.
That motivated him to do good and not hang out with the wrong crowd. It was a dream that now helps him inspire countless others. The Three Doctors also tour the country speaking about their experiences and encouraging others to follow in their footsteps. George Jenkins describes being inspired by his teacher at Louise A. Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, and Rameck Hunt, and shows their progress in overcoming life in the projects to a more promising life style as doctors.
They come up with one excuse after another. In small-town rural South Carolina that sort of thing would set tongues wagging. In high school, they made a pact to become doctors together. Biography Growing up in a rough neighborhood in Newark, New Jersey, Dr. The three of them stayed with one another until the end, they went together through the hard struggles they experienced while becoming doctors.
I would recommend this book to anyone honestly, especially since i don't read often but this book had me reading. This book is a great read and very inspiring. It appears to have many obstacles and not being able to get what they want at first. Although their resilience is remarkable, their accomplishments never made them arrogant. Throughout the story of their path to becoming doctors, the book goes off in tangents discussing the pitfalls of getting in with the wrong crowd.
It is a rough and hard trekked journey to achieve there dreams of all becoming doctors and completing their pact. She went out of her way to humiliate my dad. Each chapter alternates between each of the three friends, George, Sam, and Rameck. What do you think Rameck took away from that experience? I also grew up in a rough neighbourhood and understand how hard it is to break the cycle. For three friends living on a place where there is a lot of violence, drugs, and gangs, they all graduated from high school with really good grades.
Its a very splendid technique because you can easily got The Pact In this book by Lisa Frazier page , three young men make a promise and fulfill a dream. They later receive a to , although the process proves to be a difficult one. It unexpectedly inspiring to me, even though I like more fiction books than non fiction books, it really inspired me to go after my dreams and not let anything stop me. George Jenkins describes his plans for the future, pt. And for a while the two men lived next to each other. They promised each other they would all become doctors, and stick it out together through the long, difficult journey to attaining that dream.
If you like books that give away the ending this would be a great book for you to read. The 3 authors tell stories of how they got in trouble by the law and their bad times back at home. In fact, in 2001 it was reported that nuclear families dropped below twenty-five percent of U. George Jenkins had a powerful advantage over many of his peers — he had a dream. The fact that each chapter was a story from one of the writers made it simple to understand who was telling this part of the book. I would have loved to hear more of each doctors voice and see more personality, but I didn't and was unable to connect with any character. Each chapter is about a different friend and shows a different part in each of their lives.
Rameck Hunt: I initially came up with the idea because I wanted to build a better relationship with my dad. But whether or not the relationship works, you still have a responsibility when a child is involved and that child is looking for love, guidance and care not from one parent alone but from both. Truly, this book has changed my thinking and has let me analyze my life. But one day these three young men made a pact. Shows honesty, hard work, and love especially. With mom and dad fighting all the time, he followed the same pattern in his relationships. I would give a 2.