Essays Tagged: "First Love"

Michael Jordan

lue of manners to theirchildren. The above examples typified Michael Jordan's early years.Michael's first love.Michael always had an eye for baseball. He played as an outfielder andas a pitcher. When ... growing success in the NBA, more and more companieswanted to use the 'Air Jordan' name. One of the first companies to use hisname was Nike. Nike paid Michael $2.5 million, so they could begin a lineo ...

(4 pages) 204 4 4.7 May/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

COMPARING THEME AND SYMBOLISM

to human forgetfulness can cause dreadful consequences to occur. James Joyce's Araby is a story of first love and disappointment.The Lottery is set in a small town on a June morning. It opens with fa ... enage clubs and the Halloween program in the same spot that the lottery is held.In Araby, the boy's first love becomes the focal point of his determination. Mangan's sister is obviously older than the ...

(3 pages) 449 2 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The death of Boy Staunton in "Fifth Buisness" by Robertson Davies

was not merely his own, but was influenced by a team of hands that helped push him to his destiny. First Leola, who was his first love and his wife. Then Mary Dempster, a neighbor from his old town D ... guilt grew as the years went by, fed by incidents that occurred from different people. Leola, Boy's first wife was one of these people. Leola was born in Deptford as was Boy. They grew up together goi ...

(5 pages) 85 1 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Artists' First Loves. Mnetiones Hayden, Houseman, Giovanni and Roethke

- -First love is represented in different ways by different artists in their writings according to thei ... r own experiences. Different artists experience different things when they are growing up and their first loves are not always the opposite sex. Some felt the love from their parents was the most impo ... t important. But no matter who the other person or persons were that influenced the artist as their first love, all of the artists' first loves were equally important. First loves are important to mos ...

(3 pages) 102 0 2.5 Feb/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

First Love. Refers to Vladimir, in Turgenev's "First Love", and Tatyana, in Pushkin's "Eugene Onegin"

First Love: Pathway to AdulthoodLove is one of the strongest emotions that a human being can feel. I ... e flame of passion can turn into a blazing fire that burns painfully through every vein. A person's first love is especially powerful because it grows from an innocent, naïve passion. Such was th ... e it grows from an innocent, naïve passion. Such was the case for both Vladimir, in Turgenev's First Love, and Tatyana, in Pushkin's Eugene Onegin. The first experience of unrequited love for Vla ...

(5 pages) 72 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Liking or Love?

This is a pretty good essay talking about a first love. This is has passed around here,now presented to all of you.Like or Love?Liking someone a ... n she is there for stay, she vanish's into thin air without any trace of where she has gone. When I first saw her was on a sunny day where finding "Love" was an endless possibility and there she was s ...

(3 pages) 46 0 1.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Compares "Araby" by James Joyce, and "My Antonia" by Willa cather

as on a quest for the ideal love. The quest ends in failure but results in an inner awareness and a first step into manhood. The story consists of a grown man's remembered experience, for a man who lo ... the story in retrospect. As such, the boy's experience is not restricted to youth's encounter with first love. Rather, it is a description of a continuing problem all through life: the incompatibilit ...

(4 pages) 143 2 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This essay is a very in dept bio about the life and current carear of Tracy McGrady

d by lakes, halfway between Orlando and Tampa. At Aburndale he quickly became a two-sport star. His first love was baseball and had aspirations of playing Major League Baseball. Some Auburndale coache ... School. By making the leap from high school to the NBA he forfeited his college eligibility. In the first round, with the ninth pick in the 1997 draft, the Toronto Raptors selected Tracy Lamar McGrady ...

(10 pages) 39 0 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"Spider" by William Taylor.

wers to these as well as coping with the acne, the awkwardness, what's in, what's not, the drama of first love- we have all been though it. While the older generation found it tough themselves to deal ...

(3 pages) 19 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The atmosphere and setting in James Joyce's "Araby".

, uglyreality forms the center of the story.On its simplest level, "Araby" is a story about a boy's first love.On a deeper level, however, it is a story about the world in which helives-a world inimic ... uent ride toAraby.North Richmond Street is described metaphorically and presentsthe reader with his first view of the boy's world. The street is "blind"; it is a dead end, yet its inhabitants are smug ...

(3 pages) 224 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Maestro - different forms of love demonstrated in the novel

relationships during his adolescent years and subsequently learnt a lot about love and life.Paul's first love other than his family was for the piano. Music was very much a part of his life from a ve ... d from her own age group she too found herself wondering into the music room away from everyone. At first Paul didn't think much of Rosie until one evening they met at a concert and things started to ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Tennessee Williams' Play "A Street Car Named Desire" an Essay about how Blanches society is the epitome of her eventual demise.

as a character has many flaws, A number of these shortcoming can be related back to the loss of her first love and husband, Allan Grey. Allen, A closet homosexual married Blanch in what could be deriv ...

(4 pages) 75 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Imagery of Dark vs Light in James Joyce's "Araby"

r that represents the boy's disappointment. On the simplest level, "Araby" is a story about a boy's first love. On a deeper level, however, it is a story about the world in which he lives - a world in ... his love for the girl was based on ignorance and self-deception. Realizing this, the boy takes his first step into adulthood.

(4 pages) 123 2 4.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Splendor In The Grass

sas town in the 1920s and 30s at the start of the depression. It is also the setting for an intense first love between Deanie (Natalie Wood) and Bud (Warren Beatty), and the devastating consequences t ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Gabriel's Epiphany in James Joyce's "The Dead"

ationship. His emotions and feelings are shattered when he hears Gretta's story of Michael Furey.At first he feels anger toward her. Anger at the fact that he was not her first love. He is also humili ...

(1 pages) 18736 4 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Araby

"Araby," is a story centered around first love, ideals and dreams. The setting of this story becomes the main idea. This city, in which ... of the story, the narrator feels very disillusioned. His trip to the bazaar had been unsuccessful. First he arrived to the bazaar late because his uncle forgot about him; then he was unable to find a ...

(1 pages) 48 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Man From Snowy River - Movie Review

his father's land, so Jim attempts to claim back what is rightfully his. On the farm, Jim meets his first love, the pretty Jessica Harrison (Sigrid Thornton) and their relationship develops throughout ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

The Man From Snowy River Movie Review

er and rightfully claim and maintain his father's land. The low lands are where Jim experiences his first taste of adversity from disgruntled ranchers who don't take him seriously. This is also where ... adversity from disgruntled ranchers who don't take him seriously. This is also where Jim meets his first love, the beautiful and fiery Jessica Harrison (Sigrid Thornton).In a soap opera-style twist, ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Never Forget"- about loved one that dies

em" looks expressing, and who are they? Two girls, two adults(mom and dad) and one that would be my first love.Our eyes met for the first time and with it came an uneasy feeling. My heart pumped l ... being selfish. What are his parents thinking, how are they handling it? What should I do? He was my first love, someone I cried for many days after I heard the news and sometimes even now...

(2 pages) 39 1 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A diminished reflection on first love from an old age. This short story was written under timed exam conditions.

h missing pieces. But in every person there is always a hidden memory left untouched. The memory of first love. They first time they met was amongst the ruins of Corfe castle. They were on an o ... in came from, the unknown. It was a sad day when he joined. He was helping with the war efforts. At first he was posted out in Africa, and then he started to move around, Harriet was never sure where. ...

(3 pages) 64 2 4.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays