Essays Tagged: "family member"

Agony of a Sensitive Man

and the amount of death caused the corruption of Hamlet. First of all, the loss of any close family member is very traumatic. Hamlet is not immune to such effects. In the first of Hamlet's soli ...

(4 pages) 74 0 4.7 Nov/1996

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

Confused But Not Mad - Hamlet

g. Hamlet only wants to find peace and equilibrium within himself. Most people after the death of a family member tries to deal with the death by meeting with other family members and consoling each. ... fore is living in sin according to the era in which this play was wrote. This leaves Hamlet with no family member to console with, thus he ends up having to deal with his fathers death in his own conf ...

(2 pages) 108 1 4.1 Jan/1994

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


fair at home, school, and even in the workplace.Siblings always seem to complain about chores. This family member may get too many, while another doesn't get enough. Chores are an argument because the ...

(2 pages) 95 0 3.8 Sep/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights


t impact on my life. I can remember, as ifit were yesterday sitting on grandpa's front porch withmy family singing along with Hillbilly songs on theradio. Along with entertaining the music eased thete ... pelmusic. Writing about the religious experiences onefelt at the alter or the hope of seeing a lost familymember in the here after has been the subject of manyAppalachian gospel song. Singers and song ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.5 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Phillis Wheatly

ica. Phillis Wheatley was kidnapped and sold at a slave auction at age seven to a prosperous Boston family who educated her and treated her as a family member. Rescued from an otherwise hopeless situa ... as a family member. Rescued from an otherwise hopeless situation by the sympathies of the Wheatley family, Phillis learned English with remarkable speed, and, although she never attended a formal sch ...

(1 pages) 196 4 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Exemplification Essay detailed description about trip to grnadma's house with family/ family reunion and relate to feelings

Exemplification EssayEvery year my dad's side of the family gathers for a family reunion at my god-mother's house. My god-mothers house located far out i ... others house located far out in the warm, dry, deserted neighborhood in dusty Lemon Grove, where my family anticipates the grand event about to be rekindled once again, but I wasn't looking forward to ... and event about to be rekindled once again, but I wasn't looking forward towards the event. With my family and friends about to be reunited with each other, each family member is trying not to notice ...

(3 pages) 346 2 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Family, Marriage, and Gender Roles in America

- -At the core of American identities and American dreams lies a family. Throughout time, families serve as a connection between the individual and the outside world ... al and the outside world. The individual's identity, his or her dreams, in large part depend on the family of origin or a family of choice. The individual is shaped through beliefs, values, and assump ... n or a family of choice. The individual is shaped through beliefs, values, and assumptions that the family holds about the world and that are based on family member's experiences and collective memory ...

(3 pages) 369 0 2.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Christmas Memories, descriptive, personal essay

Approaching Grandma's, our family anticipates the grand holiday about to be rekindled once again. With our family and friends a ... to be rekindled once again. With our family and friends about to be reunited with each other, each family member is trying not to notice how long the last kilometer is taking. The trees along the roa ... 'Millions' of relatives are giving me there greetings and gladly inviting us into the house. As my family and I are quickly made comfortable, I look around.....Plates full of Christmas pastries, Chri ...

(2 pages) 370 0 4.1 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

"Saying Goodbye" by: Tina Wang

ver."Sometimes, saying goodbye could hurt someone's feelings. For example, when your best friend or family member is moving to a country, far far away.That moment is the last time you can see them. Yo ... to say goodbye.Saying goodbye is a heartbreaking word to say.When your only realitive, best friend, family member or loved one passed away into a spiritual world.That time you can't do anything. They ...

(1 pages) 45 1 4.4 Sep/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

The Many kinds of Love

When was the last time you looked someone in the eyes and told them that you loved them? Was it a family member? A friend? A girlfriend or boyfriend? In the course of a lifetime, we probably tell pe ... ime shortly after birth. Even while still in the hospital, we are surrounded by a caring and loving family. Whether we have a mother and a father, or one of the two, brothers, sisters, or both, we are ...

(4 pages) 236 2 3.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Social Security system in the United Sates. The History and what it is like today.

ers compensation.To become eligible for social security one must have earned work credits or have a family member that has. The number of work credits earned depends on the amount of money the person ...

(4 pages) 243 0 4.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Socrates-not perfect- I got a A- at UC Berkeley on it Essay on how Socrates arguments are contradictory and can be proven faulty. This essay proves a few of Socrates arguments faulty.

Everyone at some point in their lives has asked someone for advice, namely a friend or family member. Many times an individual tends to ask for more than one person's advice in order to g ...

(5 pages) 203 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Effect of Stress at work

alth. Stress can cause by illness, pain, or emotional upset such as losing a job, or the death of a family member. Also, it can control our lives depending on the level of stress. However, throughout ... , the anger would be released, usually at the wrong person or time, such as colleagues, clients, or family members. This sign has a tremendous impact on society because there is a potential that it ma ...

(3 pages) 271 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"Splits." This essay discusses the Breedlove family from the novel The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison.

The Breedlove family knows pain. They know their ugliness, too, and therefore they know loneliness, hardship, and ... reedloves still had "to pay $4.80 a month" for the sofa with the "gaping chasm" (36). The Breedlove family exists in a similar state. They detest, yet cannot escape from, their destitution, just as th ... in owning" the disfiguredsofa (36). This adversity creates unbearable friction within the Breedlove family. However, as Pauline, Cholly, Sammy, and Pecola Breedlove each attempt to find comfort and jo ...

(4 pages) 110 1 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Smoking: Life Or Stupidity? What does smoking do to you and others? Why should we stop smoking? What does smoking lead to?

Is there anyone who does not know someone who smokes? Everyone has a family member, friend, or someone who smokes. They have chosen to smoke, but by just being around th ...

(2 pages) 344 2 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Alcoholism: the symptoms and effects of the disease.

symptoms of alcoholism within a twelve month period. In most cases of alcoholism, the person has a family member that is also an alcoholic; this is because alcoholism is genetic. The short term effec ...

(4 pages) 99 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The history of the saxaphone.

SONS is a scholar. In over 100 episodes without fail, she has shown her position as the levelheaded family member making tough decisions (and usually making the right one). There are times when her di ...

(7 pages) 52 0 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Effects of Downsizing.

y used in today's business scenario. A national survey done by New York Times states: since 1980, a family member in one-third of all U.S. households has been laid off (New York Times, 1996). But what ...

(19 pages) 755 1 3.9 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


s and become mentally depressed. Some reasons for being depressed are normal, such as, a death of a family member, parents divorce, or loss of job; but, depending on how long you are depressed, as a r ... nadequacy, emptiness, and hopelessness, even though these individuals are surrounded by friends and family, they feel along and disconnected from others (A. Schwartz, & R.M. Schwartz, 1993). Some ...

(3 pages) 107 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

This essay is about the war in Iraq and how i'm being a patriot to the soliders in Iraq.

in mud bunkers,and sand craters. The soldiers families should have so much pride knowing that theirfamily member is out in Iraq fighting for this country. They all deserve a big warmwelcoming when th ...

(1 pages) 104 0 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays