Essays Tagged: "agony"

Life of Andrew Jackson, 7th president of USA

k. Moreover, this book stresses the immortal fact that Jackson's private life had as much irony and agony as his political/outside life did. With those factors understood, Jackson's life and the times ...

(14 pages) 184 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Racial Discrimination

cater to her needs. She spends each day taking care of everyone butherself. Pain. Sorrow. Anguish. Agony. Is this what comes to your mind when you hearthe word 'KAFFIR'? Well, it shouldn't because th ...

(2 pages) 153 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Agony of a Sensitive Man

Agony of a Sensitive Man Shakespeare is arguably the greatest playwright that ever lived. His ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Marijuana Legalization

ital bed with one of the many life- threatening ailments. The disease has left him with nothing but agony and he has only a short time left to live. Your only wish is to see him live without pain for ...

(4 pages) 260 0 3.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

"The Scarlet Letter"

the jail to the scaffold. She seems to be proud and dignified. However, internally, she feels great agony, for she was scorned and mocked by the accusing Puritans. She finally arrives at the scaffold, ...

(2 pages) 39 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Jack the Ripper inspired short story with a religious twist

. and I am restless. I have lit a candle in a seemingly futile attempt to soften up the sharp white agony in my head. It is the only light in the little cellar and, situated on the floor in the middle ... Her skin glows with the liquid gold from the flame and she tries to move, despite her weakness and agony - she reminds me of the previous one. I remain motionless while she slowly moves, inch by inch ...

(3 pages) 48 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories


nd semen, and sometimes even saliva and tears. AIDS kills 100% of its victims and puts them through agony before they die. It has been a threat for about 15 years, and it is not going to stop now. In ...

(3 pages) 47 0 1.5 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Artificial Life or Death

nd a return to a normal life that it is not worth putting the patient through all the suffering and agony that prolonging their life would cause or the fortune of hospital bills that you would pay. Th ...

(5 pages) 126 0 3.7 Nov/1994

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Human vs cetacean divers

sness and death. Aches are so severe in some cases, commonly in the joints, that diversbend over in agony. Hence, the name, the bends. However, the more common name for this condition is decompression ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Call for Freedom: Analysis on I am Joaquin, Necessary to Protect Ourselves

ed treasure. Before any of this could be achieved, many struggled. Tears of anguish, disappear, and agony have been shed through years of hunger and slavery, yet little was done to give people the rig ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Holocaust: As depicted through the movie Schindler's List. How Schindler risked his own life, how was a hero, and how he protected the lives of the innocent

occupies the hearts of numerous families. While at the same time, for these families to endure the agony of learning about an attempt to slaughter an entire "race" of people, positively puts them in ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Rhetorical analysis of "Death of a Soldier" by Louisa May Alcott

slow wave of air and waited for him to die". She stood by him until his breath helping him bear the agony of his inevitable and anticipated death. These examples of her charity instill feelings of und ...

(2 pages) 77 0 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Mercy killings and if the action is right (Euthenasia).

ful. A small percent of people say that when death is painful, the person should be relieved of the agony of life. Euthanasia is what the term is for "having mercy" and ending a person's life. A large ...

(5 pages) 133 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

How are the reactions of Walter, Benetha, and Mama similar in "A Rasin in the Sun"

27). Then as he realizes the truth his reaction is much more profound. Walter falls to his knees in agony and immediately thinks of his father. Walter yells "That money is made out of my father's fles ...

(1 pages) 51 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The bubonic plague.

Victims suffered heavy sweats and convulsive coughing, they spats blood, tank terribly and died in agony. "He who was well one day was dead the next." (Said French friar, Jean De Venette) A few victi ...

(4 pages) 53 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee.

the United States. In the book "To Kill a Mockingbird", by Harper Lee racism was the cause of much agony to the blacks of a segregated South. Along with blacks, other groups of people are judged unfa ...

(2 pages) 38 1 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Michelangelo Sistine chapel how is it humanism.

ling. It was messy, tiring work. Michelangelo wrote the following pome vividly describing his daily agony.My stomach is thrust toward my chin,My beard curls up, toward the sky,My head leans right over ...

(2 pages) 81 0 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Dracula and Frankenstien.

ley's Frankenstein and Bram Stoker's Dracula are stories of inhumane beings causing destruction and agony for the main characters until the time of their defeat. These two classic horror stories posse ... Harker, is a character that the readers can actually pity because he did not bring upon any of the agony he and the other characters faced. The young and naïve British solicitor was sent to Tran ...

(7 pages) 90 0 4.6 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

This essay vividly illustrates the hardships of childhood education in West Africa.The title is "Education in Africa : A Matter of Survival of the Fittest".

t villages of West Africa (not mentioned), his eyes wept tears of hopelessness, discouragement, and agony. Without any second thought, my eyes soon became filled with tears of sympathy as I slowly hel ...

(3 pages) 56 0 3.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

"To Kill a Mocking Bird" by Harper Lee.

that she had always wanted. I feel that if someone else had lost their house they would be in great agony. This shows that she has great courage in the face of fear. I believe this proves that Miss Ma ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee