Essays Tagged: "heartbreak"

Love and Rejection - Breaking Up

aking UpSome felt they were a modern day Romeo and Juliet. The reality,however, is that they were a heartbreaking example of what can go wrong withadolescents.Christian Dalvia, 14 and Maryling Flores, ... of wanting to take their own lives. This is a very extreme example ofwhat can go wrong with teenage heartbreak. One minute they're inseperable -sharing their most intimate thoughts and details - the n ...

(7 pages) 112 0 4.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This essay is about the novel "Until They Bring The Streetcars Back" by auther Stanley Gordon West. It is a very interesting story of love, heartbreak, and saving one young girls life.

ldoon. But between Cal, Lola, and his friend Tom, there is a rollercoaster of friendship, love, and heartbreak.Cal has been in love with Lola since the day he laid eyes on her but no one ever knew. Un ... ck together again. He thought then that he should just give up on Lola because it would only end in heartbreak. When Cal got out of jail he tried to call Lola and disguise his voice but her mom said t ...

(2 pages) 115 2 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

How is a song's lyrics like poetry...example Jewel's "You were meant for me" Comparing setting, imagery, and structure, all which reinforce its similarities to poetry.

o is now living her life without her love. It is obvious that the woman in the song is experiencing heartbreak over a failed relationship. This is a time in her life in which she is dealing with immen ... y sensory experience. The imagery in this song helps tell a story about a woman who is dealing with heartbreak and is trying to go about her normal daily activities. She talks about getting up in the ...

(4 pages) 67 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Financing Ballparks of Today.

sports enjoy a special relationship between fans and their teams that has prevailed through many a heartbreak.At no time in history, however, has the mood been altered so dramatically as in recent ye ...

(24 pages) 265 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Book review on the book "I know why the caged bird sings." What the book was about, and why the author wrote the book.

eaders into the life of a young black girl in the 1930s-1940s and she shows her life experiences of heartbreak, seperation, admiration and many other qualities to take us through her life in the small ...

(3 pages) 108 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Life is so complicated

ll deteriate right in front of your eyes. So what is the point in love if it's only going to end in heartbreak?Someone once told me your life it what you make it, but is that really true? In reality w ...

(2 pages) 94 6 3.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

24 Hours by Greg Iles A letter to the antagonist, Joe Hickey

in, and I have gone through a similar tragedy, I can sympathize with you in regards to the pain and heartbreak you felt when your mother died. My grandmother died as a direct result of a mistake that ...

(4 pages) 36 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"You Shall Know the Truth and the Truth Shall Set You Free"

e truth and the truth shall set you free." Is that the truth, or will the truth only cause pain and heartbreak?One example of truth is found in children. For instance, many children believe in Santa C ...

(3 pages) 60 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Isolation: a Comparative Essay. Hamlet and Gertrude

as in their lives that they both have to work through, but it also results in a lot of trouble, and heartbreak for more than just themselves.For people who are royalty such as Hamlet and Gertrude, it ...

(6 pages) 54 0 4.0 May/2004

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

This essay explores the parallels between Beowulf (Seamus Heaney) and four other works explored to explain the effects that battle has upon both warriors and society as a whole.

(Beowulf), loss of or diminished morals ("Fighting South of the Ramparts"), death (Beowulf, "War"), heartbreak ("The Soldier"), loss of hope ("One Soldier"), and physical deterioration ("One Soldier") ...

(9 pages) 49 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The story of an Hour

ise feels true joy once she comes to the realization that she can finally live for herself, but the heartbreak of finding out that her newfound freedom is only an illusion is more than her fragile con ...

(1 pages) 90 2 3.9 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Glass Menagerie

ness the author has portrayed through this play with the characters Amanda, Tom, Laura and Jim. The heartbreak suffered by Laura is so real, yet this play being so unrealistic sends you spinning into ... Jim, breaking the horn off of the unicorn, Laura's favorite piece of glass, is a foreshadow of the heartbreak that he instills on her. He leads her on, purposely or not, in an attempt to build her co ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A critical book review of "My Antonia". discusses symbolism, characterization, and an analysis of the themes.

h that.My Antonia was a colorful book full of exploration, times of life and laughter, and times of heartbreak and sorrow.In My Antonia , Cather recreates experiences and describes things so vividly i ...

(8 pages) 65 0 2.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analytical Essay on the Play the The Glass Menagerie with citations

ness the author has portrayed through this play with the characters Amanda, Tom, Laura and Jim. The heartbreak suffered by Laura is so real, yet this play being so unrealistic sends you spinning into ... aura ever loved. Jim, breaking the unicorn, Laura's favorite piece of glass, is a foreshadow of the heartbreak that he instills on her. He leads her on, purposely or not, in an attempt to build her co ...

(3 pages) 79 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Why I enjoy Legally Blonde

sorority girl who throughout the course of the movie achieves getting into Harvard, getting over a heartbreak, and solving a huge court case. This can inspire many people that just because someone th ...

(2 pages) 17 0 0.0 Jun/2005

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

"Romulus My Father".

f life's unpredictability and can simply not be avoided. In Romulus' case mental illness, death and heartbreak were all present at some point in his life and the pain and suffering he had to endure wa ...

(5 pages) 51 0 4.3 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Thesis Statement On How Edgar Allan Poe's Writings Illuminate His Upbringing

orld was like his life was, dark and dreary. So that is why his stories are always sad, and full of heartbreak.The writings by Edgar Alan Poe are for the most part sad, dark, dreary, and mysterious, t ...

(3 pages) 5950 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Othello

ove a person and be blinded by that love, the need for control can destroy any relationship causing heartbreak and disaster. Love is a divine thing but without reason it can be dangerous.It is believe ... ove a person and be blinded by that love, the need for control can destroy any relationship causing heartbreak and disaster. Love is a divine thing but without reason it can be dangerous.It is believe ...

(2 pages) 16 0 5.0 Sep/2001

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

Flyy Girl

who will do anything to get next to them are plunged into a world of violence, gratuitous sex, and heartbreak. Slowly, Tracy begins to examine her life, her goals, and her sexuality-- as she evolves ...

(2 pages) 448 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers