Reading response and close reading of “soldiers home”

Reading Response: one page (about 350 words) reading response for ” Soldiers Home,” you can take look my writing style from Reading response 1 A Rose for Emily.  Please use at least one direct quotation from the story.
 
Close Reading Essay: 3 pages (about 950 words). After you finish one page reading response (same sentence from the story), you can write an essay based on your reading response, that could make this essay easier because you may use same idea or argument. There is assignment sheet, and essay example, you will see the essay example is high level essay, the writer was high level writer. however, English is my second language. I’m not high level writer, please use simple words, simple sentence structure, and simple grammar. 
 
 
 
All assignments must use direct quotation from the story, do not use secondary source.