Essays Tagged: "Engagement ring"

Fists of Rage

f terror haunted those he slithers across. From robbing his girlfriends house to pawning my mothers engagement ring or breaking car windows because you can see through them. "There's no reason they'd ...

(5 pages) 22 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The meaning of the Wedding Ring

iting for. This is the night all of her dreams will come true. The night she will get a diamond.The engagement ring is one of the most prolific of love rituals. Engagement is the pivotal step between ... d in history that it ignores many ideals of contemporary society. The theories behind the giving of engagement rings are not only materialistic and posessive, but also are somewhat sexist. The male in ...

(1 pages) 29 0 4.1 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

What is you most valuable tangible possession?

My most treasured possession is my mother's wedding ring, which I received as a gift on my eighth birthday. I don't remember my mother, as she and my fa ... ther were killed in a car accident just before I turned three. Yet I grew up surrounded by love, hearing wonderful stories about my parents and their devotion to us. My older sister told me that my pa ... as destroyed by a hurricane when I was a teenager, and we survived with only the clothes we were wearing at the time. Fortunately, my mother's ring was on my finger that day and remained in my posessi ...

(1 pages) 2463 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

A diamond in the rough

hat they recognize something very valuable and precious within you that will take a lot of work to bring out.Diamonds, in their natural state, are rough, not only unpolished, but also not even appeari ... "diamond in the rough" may further mean that a rough diamond requires the services of an expert to bring out the brilliance but in contrast if you want to be that brilliant stone, you would have to pu ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Art Essays

Sexist Media Advertising

of idea of perfection and excitement is what you see in most jewelry advertisements, especially for engagement rings. For Natan Jewelry, they use a completely opposite approach to their ad. Natan uses ... elry, they use a completely opposite approach to their ad. Natan uses the prospective males idea of engagement. The first thing that strikes the audience about this advertisement is the boldness of it ...

(3 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays