Essays Tagged: "evil spirit"

Caesar and Brutus.

"Ha, who comes here?...Thy evil spirit, Brutus" (4.3.318,325). The remover of an oppressive power may ironically share the same ... , you and I have heard our fathers say there was a Brutus once that would have brooked th' eternal devil to keep his state in Rome as easily as a king" (1.3.159). Here Cassius is referring to Brutus' ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Apr/2003

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

"A Cry in the Night" by Ellis Carol.

en hanged for being a witch in 1692. Because of this discovery Molly found herself the target of an evil spirit, which wasn't very happy with this discovery.A few other characters:Sam - Molly's little ... e, even only to the bed. Or under the bed. She had moved two steps when she heard it."Mollleee!"The evil ghost! She couldn't believe. But somebody was in the house, somebody who knew her name! Molly w ...

(5 pages) 22 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Religion:judges

son out of wedlockKilled his 69 half brothers (Gideon's sons)Governed Israel three yearsGod sent an evil spirit to him (because of the murders)Received reports of Citizens of Shechem ambushing people ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

An inspector calls - Who is the inspector? How does he impact the other characters? He is Preistley's way of expressing his own views.

nificance. Ghoul has the same sound and its meaning has a great bearing on the play. A Ghoul is "an evil spirit" To Birling, and his upper class peers; this is an exact analysis of the Inspector. The ...

(3 pages) 41 1 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Cobalt & Lithium

Cobalt was discovered in 1735 by a Swedish scientist Georg Brandt. The origin of its name means evil spirit. It is a metal with an atomic number of 27 and an atomic weight of 58.933200 amu's. Its ...

(1 pages) 14 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

"Demian" by Hermann Hesse and the Story of Cain and Able

conflict is the difference he feels within himself, feeling as if there are two worlds of good and evil. Sinclair is attracted to the evil one but suppresses his feelings. Just like Cain, Sinclair si ... is attracted to the evil one but suppresses his feelings. Just like Cain, Sinclair sins because an evil spirit, in this case Kromer, provokes him. This is when Sinclair carries the mark just like how ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane, which means evil spirit and big wind in Caribbean Indian, is an enormous rotating system of oceanic tropical ori ...

(3 pages) 81 1 3.3 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Macbeth monologue spoken by Banquo

those foul hags told Macbeth and I our fates, Macbeth has not been himself. As if overcome by some evil spirit, he has changed his ways, actively seeking his future through deceit, wicked speculation ...

(2 pages) 43 0 5.0 Oct/2006

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

Driving Blind With No Love (Poem)

g dealI want to love somebodyThe love that lastsNo feelings can changeNo time that can castCast its evil spiritOn the entire worldFor we all know...That time changes allOr does it?Can I love somebodyA ...

(1 pages) 21 0 4.0 Mar/2007

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

Descartes Philosophy Of The Mind

analyzing a couple different issues. First, Descartes questions the issue that there could be some evil spirit whose only motivation is to deceive him. Descartes therefore concludes that if it is wor ... only motivation is to deceive him. Descartes therefore concludes that if it is worthwhile for this evil spirit to attempt to deceive him, he must therefore exist. Furthermore, as long Descartes think ...

(4 pages) 47 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

The Davidic Monarchy: What does it mean to us?

ent with God's rejection of Saul and subsequent anointing of David, the Spirit left the king and an evil spirit began to trouble him incessantly" (2004, p. 194). Although Saul was no longer considered ...

(8 pages) 23 0 4.3 Nov/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Macbeth- Astudy Of Evil

MACBETH- A STUDY OF EVIL Throughout Macbeth the audience/reader is confronted with many disturbing acts/deeds, that can ... Macbeth the audience/reader is confronted with many disturbing acts/deeds, that can be described as evil. Macbeth is often said to be the study of evil, as it shows the consequences following the pres ... s many ideas about power, the supernatural, insanity and their relationship with the force known as evil. Macbeth studies the bloody rise to power and the fall and death of a man along with his loving ...

(5 pages) 913 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Capital Sins

Evil The seven deadly sins is a more popular but less accurate name for the capital sins.The seven c ... arol Oates and "A good man is hard to find" by Flannery O'Connor the characters illustrate types of evil by demonic natures; controlling factors and apparent ignorance. Demonic nature is when a ... olling factors and apparent ignorance. Demonic nature is when an individual is tempted by an evil spirit and moral values deteriorate to the extent of rationalizing evil actions an example of s ...

(5 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? - Arnold Friend Analysis

In many religions, the major representation of an evil spirit, ruler of Hell, and rival of God is of course the Devil. His power to distress humans bo ... Oates' short story, "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" Oates depicts Arnold Friend as the Devil; we can see this through his physical description, strange seduction, and his supernatural know ... n, and his supernatural knowledge of Connie.The bodily features of Arnold Friend suggest he is the devil in disguise. During the whole event, Connie recognizes the way Arnold Friend "wobbled in his hi ...

(4 pages) 57 0 0.0 Oct/2008

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

Journal on Hamlet by Shakespeare Act 1 Scene 1

in scene 1. As the guards discuss about the ghost, they wonder if that is the real dead King or an evil spirit. Some discussions have an insight that perhaps the appearance of the ghost actually is t ...

(2 pages) 788 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Hamlet's Delay

his doubt for the Ghost. He felt the need to determine whether the nature of the Ghost was good or evil. The Ghost being an evil spirit might cause Hamlet to pursue a reckless act of killing his uncl ... s Hamlet to Horatio (2.2.24). During the era in which Shakespeare wrote Hamlet it was believed that evil spirits sometimes walked abroad to scare or tempt the living. This gives the reader a theory as ...

(6 pages) 6 0 0.0 Nov/2011

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