Katharina Von Bora
Watch the video on Katharina von Bora.
First, list several virtues, practical skills, and titles ascribed to Katharina in the video.
Then write a reflection that includes 1.) two virtues you bring (or would like to bring) to a marriage; 2.) three practical skills you could contribute to the upkeep–on any level–of a household, and 3.) at least three titles you would like your spouse to bestow upon you. Use the SEE-I framework:
State it–2 virtues, 3 practical skills, and 3 titles. (Give each category its own paragraph, which will also include elaboration & examples.)
Elaborate on them in your own words.
Give good examples of what you explained.
And illustrate what you mean with an analogy or story of how you would make a good spouse at the end of your paper.
Katharina Von Bora
- Industrious farmer
- Cattle herder
- Your grace
- Doctoress Katharina
- The Lady of Zolsdorf
- The Deeply Learned Lady
State: Loyalty is the quality of being loyal to someone
Elaborate: I would like to be loyal to my spouse when we get married and always give her my unwavering support.
Exemplify: I will respect our marriage and never have emotional feelings for another woman.
Illustrate: Being loyal is like having a scar. It stays with you for life.
State: Openness is a lack of secrecy or concealment.
Elaborate: I would like to be completely honest at all times and always there when needed.
Exemplify: I will always be ready to talk and tell the truth on all matters with my spouse.
Illustrate: Being open is like a mirror since it always shows you the plain truth.
State: Handyman is someone who is skilled at repairing things around the house.
Elaborate: A handyman has a wide range of things he can do and repair to keep a house functioning.
Exemplify: I will fix the leaky toilet or change the light fixture.
Illustrate: Being a handyman I like having an expert in all house repairs.
State: Entrepreneur. It is someone who runs a business.
Elaborate: I would like to be involved in various income generating ventures.
Exemplify: Owning a restaurant or opening a boutique.
Illustrate: Entrepreneurship is like germination. You start small and with the right elements, you grow big.
State: Chef. Someone who is skilled in cooking.
Elaborate: I would like to be in the kitchen every once in a while to cook.
Exemplify: I join my spouse and we both spend quality time while cooking dinner together.
State: My Love. Someone whom you really adore.
Elaborate: I want to be the only person that she gives her heart.
Exemplify: When she calls me ‘my love’ it will fill me with a sense of pride.
State: The Guiding Light.
Elaborate: I want to provide guidance in all challenging matters that we encounter.
Exemplify: A guiding light shines and allows others to see the way.
State: My Rock.
Elaborate: I would like to be the shoulder that my spouse leans on when all else fails.
Exemplify: When my spouse feels hopeless, I will be there to offer motivation.
would make a good spouse by being loyal and supportive of my better half. I
would ensure that am always honest under all circumstances. I will strive to
ensure that we always have food on the table and that we always have fun
together for better bonding.
Gaspard, T. (2015). 6 Signs Your Partner Is Good Marriage Material. Huffington Post. Retrieved from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/terry-gaspard-msw-licsw/6-signs-your-partner-is-g_b_6244396.html
Katharina von Bora and the Protestant Reformation.wmv. (2017). YouTube. Retrieved 17 February 2017, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZH7_k5Ip_8g&feature=youtu.be