Essays Tagged: "Bob Cratchit"

A paper that concerns the lessons that Scrooge learns from the 3 spirits

a strictly professional relationship with them, creating a hostile bond between them. For example, Bob Cratchit's wife does not like the idea have toasting to Scrooge because of the way he treats his ... rried happily not to a wealthy lady, but a middle class ordinary woman and are happy together. Also Bob Cratchit's family, despite poverty and lack of food, still have a loving environment that keeps ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Scrooges Ghosts - An analisys of their effects

enough money to buy food and shelter, then they really should have been. At first when Scrooge sees Bob stand to toast him he's almost filled with pride or at least an enlarged ego, but when Mrs. Crat ...

(3 pages) 35 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"A Christmas Carol" by Dickens

known as Christmas Eve. The settings of the book include Scrooge's Counting House, Scrooge's Home, Bob Cratchit's home, assorted places throughout Scrooges childhood like the schoolhouse and the Fizz ... r a bridge, and a cemetery.2.) The four main characters in the book are Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit, and Ebenezer Scrooge's nephew, Fred.First, lets examine Ebenezer Scrooge, since he is ...

(7 pages) 115 1 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Of A Christmas Carol.

son promotes, and he isn't afraid to let everyone know. Scrooge was so cruel at times; he even made Bob Cratchit, an employee of Scrooge's, almost beg to have Christmas day off to spend with his famil ... the Cratchit's house. During the Cratchit's Christmas dinner, the humility and courage of Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit's crippled son, warmed the heart of Scrooge. The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come leads S ...

(6 pages) 83 1 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens, author of "A Christmas Carol", illustrates that kindness is in everyone's heart

dent when he starts to send gifts to people, something he normally would never do. "I'll send it to Bob Cratchit's. He shan't know who sends it. It's twice the size of tiny Tim and such a Christmas di ...

(2 pages) 53 1 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Review and Analysis of George C. Scott's Christmas Carol (1984)

f Christmas Present, revealed to him the present lives of the unfortunate, and the current lives of Bob Cratchit, played by David Warner, and Fred Holywell, played by Roger Rees. Finally the ghost of ... poor, his co-worker, and his family. The scene where Scrooge sees Tiny Tim waiting for his father, Bob Cratchit, proves this point. The facial expression and his insult to Tim strike a feeling of dis ...

(4 pages) 31 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Synopsis of "A Christmas Carol"

he next ghost that visits him is the ghost of Christmas Present, and Scrooge is shown the family of Bob Cratchit, his poor, underpaid clerk who also has a crippled son. After seeing the struggles that ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

A Christmas Carol

to signify what the wealthy were like in the early industrial age. In the movie, Scrooge's worker, Bob Cratchit, asked Scrooge if he wanted to take off his old partner's name off the sign at the fron ... " to Ebenezer but he only responds with a grunt or he says, "Humbug." At his workplace, his worker, Bob Cratchit, notices the fire is dying and asks Scrooge if he may put in more coals but Scrooge doe ...

(4 pages) 29 1 2.3 Jan/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Christmas Carol

er's where there were many sites to see. After Scrooge asked the spirit some questions they went to Bob Cratchit's where Scrooge saw Mrs. Cratchit dressed in a poorly made gown with lots of ribbons. S ... chit dressed in a poorly made gown with lots of ribbons. Sitting at the table was Mrs. Cratchit and Bob's two kids. Then in came Martha with a goose. During dinner Scrooge asked the spirit if Tiny Tim ...

(2 pages) 396 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Christmas Carol

ooge. Scrooge was lonely and his employees were very poor. Perhaps one of Scrooge's best employees, Bob Cratchit was paid and treated terribly. Mr. Cratchit made only enough money to support his famil ...

(1 pages) 4 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Charles Dickens inpires charity into his readers

ecting the poor as Dickens suffered along with his father and mother. It is firstly introduced with Bob Cratchit, charity collectors, and Jacob Marley's Ghost. In spite of Bob Cratchit's poverty, we a ... ot enough money to get proper medical treatment for Tiny Tim. This is because Scrooge did not treat Bob correctly by giving him a higher salary to afford proper treatment. The charity collectors try t ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol

eylender, and he refuses to visit his family on Christmas dinner, and forces his underpaid employee Bob Cratchit to beg to take the day off for his own family. That night, Scrooge is visited by the gh ... mong them are his nephew, Fred, who playfully makes jokes with his family at Scrooge's expense, and Bob Cratchit and his family, who are just barely able to manage with what little pay Scrooge gives C ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jan/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Lessons for ebenezer scrooge in a christmas carol

odwill, generosity, and the celebration of Christmas (TS). The Spirit takes Scrooge to the house of Bob Cratchit and tells Scrooge that Tiny Tim will die unless Scrooge changes his personality and "be ... scene so he will have more of a good will and be more generous to people (CM#1). Scrooge then sees Bob Cratchit make a toast to him as "the Founder of the Feast" even though he has not been treating ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Christmas Carol

go, they definitely helped define relationships between characters. A good example of this is when Bob Cratchit is on stage in relation to Scrooge at the beginning of the play. His positions were gen ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts