THEME: Hard work pays off The theme "hard work pays off" is evident throughtout the novel.
In the novel, Life As We Knew It, Miranda use to write in her diray to share what she has been throw after the astrod hit the moon
To begin, Mirandas brother chopped wood. This shows the theme "hard work pays off" because without taking time to chop wood Mirandas family would have froze to death.
In addition, Matt and Miranda carried the beds into the sunroom. This dethe theme hard work pays off because if they would not have carried the beds into the sun room then they would have not benn warm. The wood stove is in the sun room so they could be warm.
Finally, when the family had to get on the roof and push the snow off. This proves the theme hard work pays off because if they would have not got all the snow off the roof it would have caved in and that could have harmed them. In conclusin, this is some of the things Miranda wrote about in her diray.
The pond repersents freedom to Miranda.
The cutting wood represents survile and warmth so they dont freze to death.