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Do the bold thing


Do the bold thing

I found this expression and I think it īs important to understand the article I īm reading. What does it mean?

An extract:
"That īs what īs missing from the lives of kids here- order and tradition, Monroe thought. Children need a place they can go to escape chaos. But ritual and tradition alone weren īt the answer. Lorraine īs father, a metalworker, was an example of someone always doing the unexpected, always doing the bold thing."
From an article about Harlem īs Frederick Douglass Intermediate School

4 Dec 2009      

Hong Kong

It has to do with being courageous.  Bold in this sense means not fearful.  It can also mean daring.  

4 Dec 2009     



4 Dec 2009