Essays Tagged: "House (TV series)"

what peer pressure is how it affects us

tsalways came to when they wanted to know the truth as to what happened.One day my parents left the house and told us do not go outside while theyare gone. The minute they left, we were outside jumpin ... d thinking my parents were going to step inthe back yard any time now and yell at us to come in the house. All thesudden there was a big crash! My brother had broken the next doorneighbors window. Eve ...

(2 pages) 101 1 3.7 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


ood paneling on all the walls. A very polished wooden table is in the dining room. Somebody in this house is a carpenter. "Yes, it looks pretty nice" You reply. Very nice furniture, big screen TV, DVD ... going to take you back into the past." And just like that, you and Big Wolf go back in time to his house in 1997.Now you are up stairs in a room. It is a very small room, a lot smaller than yours is. ...

(5 pages) 77 1 1.8 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Daughters failing relationship with her father.

never could, he never had the chance.Its unusual the way things change when your father leaves the house you all once shared. The smell of his aftershave soon fades and there are no whiskers left in ... he sound of his snore you once found a comfort is replaced by your mothers constant whimpering. The house becomes empty, cold and silent.All I can hear is my mother weeping; I cover my head with my do ...

(3 pages) 103 2 4.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Suddenly the phone went dead .

ned because someone would have surely seen. I got my dog Max and put his lead on him and I left the house slamming the door behind me.It usually only took at the most five minutes to get to Jessica's ... t away, but today felt like I'd been walking for miles. Max started pulling as we got closer to her house because he knew exactly where we were going and I started to get shivers up my spine like I al ...

(3 pages) 69 6 4.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Rocking-House Winner, D.H. Lawrence

In the Rocking-House Winner, D.H. Lawrence uses the word lucky to describe the effects of money, greed, and selfish ... he did this was based purely on money, self status, and being LUCKY.So Paul has a gift to tell what house wins the each race. Lawrence enters the whole segment about Paul's gift to show the reader tha ... her on her birthday, right there is where her true self comes out. Lawrence makes the voices in the house become louder; he wants the reader to she that greed is setting in. The voices are the greed i ...

(3 pages) 73 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Write about a frightening experience where you felt you had to go on in spite of your fear.

st friend at the time would already be waiting for me across the street and once we got back to his house I should stop panicking. However as my friend guided me to his house I started to panic furthe ... ing. However as my friend guided me to his house I started to panic further. As we drew near to his house I gazed around at all the old houses. For some reason I've never noticed them, maybe because I ...

(5 pages) 40 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Booze and Sociology

o have all of life's quirky interactions take place in a setting which I know best of all -- my own house. Being the night before Thanksgiving, I knew I could count on basically all of my old friends ... have seen each other.But Thanksgiving is interesting for another reason as well. Tonight, the Patel household serves not only as a gathering place of individuals, but provides for a brief sociological ...

(10 pages) 51 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

"The Boy" - a short story about suicide

o start was his past.There was the boy. He looks about the age of 5 or 6. He was entering a rickety house. He walked inside, and silently shut the door behind him. He moved his lips and said something ... him, and he upstairs to his room.Then I saw him again. He was the same age, and it was in the same house. It was raining hard outside, and the little boy was curled up in a ball on the floor. There w ...

(4 pages) 94 7 4.6 Sep/2004

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

"Karla's Ghost" it's a narrative essay

her but today she wouldn't be next to me, " I wonder why?" On the weekends we sleep at each other's house, watch the scariest ghost movies and even wear blankets over ourselves with flashlights under ... to school so alike that it's as if we spoke through our thoughts. I decide to take the trip to her house, but she lives to the right of the school, the fastest way is going around the school building ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Character Analysis in Joyce Oates "Where are you going, where have you been?"

erience where she awoke from a dream "and hardly knew where she was" (Oates 657), finding her ranch house looking more old and worn and asbestos-covered than she ever realized before. This is just the ... d before. This is just the beginning of the reality Connie faces that day. Friend comes to Connie's house, attempting to seduce her into going for a ride with him in his beat up gold painted Jalopy. T ...

(11 pages) 120 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Finding life through "Grandma"

y years. After she left the teaching field she started working at the Stanley Hall as Supervisor of House Cleaning. She then retired from Stanley Hall and that is when she was placed in the Regan Hall ...

(6 pages) 35 1 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"The House That Broke Into Me": An autobiography by Anthony McKee

The House That Broke Into Me My mistakes caused me to lose a year of my freedom. Through my own s ... d will make an easy way in with minimal damage." I was very, very wrong. At the time, I thought the house was mocking me, but in retrospect, maybe it was warning us of the error of our ways. Bobby and ... caught, and not from our own inexperience, as I would find out later, but because the owner of the house had fled his neighbor's subpoena and that neighbor saw the light on. Bobby and I spent ...

(6 pages) 31 1 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Personality Analysis

her personality, which happens during the latter part of our friendship.She often invited me to her house and I was always keen to go as I used to gape in awe at the interior. The marble floor used to ... ed becoming cold towards me until one day, she had clearly had enough and told me to get out of her house and to go back to my filthy house and poor family. So I did.Nowadays, I sometimes see her stri ...

(2 pages) 84 1 4.6 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

How is Tension and Fear Created in "The Red Room" by H.G. Wells?

passage" and "spiral staircase" forming a picture of gloom in the reader's mind. "Everything in the house "was in it's place" which means the house was left in a hurry, leaving the reader to speculate ... ed", all of which makes them seem very different and unnatural, tying them in with the decay of the house. They remind us of death because of all of there disturbing features. The second old man's eye ...

(6 pages) 13 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


n, and some could just careless and stay home. That's exactly what I did. I ponder around my house and into the living room where my dad was watching his usual "˜action' movies. Not notici ... lickering light caught my attention. The brightest flashing light was somewhere above my neighbor's house. Pointing at the sparkles, all heads turn toward my neighbor's house. In an instance, I've com ...

(3 pages) 5 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

To the lighthouse

To the Lighthouse, published in 1927 is one of Virginia Woolf's most successful novels written in a stream of co ... e characters, instead they are seen as being secondary to the overall grounding of the novel in the house itself. Woolf examines the actions of the characters and the passing of time from the perspect ... ing of time from the perspective of the central symbol of the actual physical domestic space of the house.The characterization of Mrs. Ramsey, who is identified as being the guardian, or the 'angel of ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Comparative essasy - comparing

old me stories about Sunday cleaning, which to me, was the real nightmare. They would all clean the house, front to back, spotless! She said they even used to clean behind the stove, behind the refrig ... e followed this routing. My mother sometimes said they wanted company to be able to show up and the house not be a mess. I say, if company is coming they have no right looking behind the refrigerator, ...

(5 pages) 379 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Day My Life Changed

e needed to see me as soon as possible, so I said "OK," and went to meet him. When I arrived at his house, he met me at the door and asked me to come in and have a seat on the couch, I was a little wo ... randfather and my grandmother a kiss on the cheek and headed out the door.I stepped out of the warm house into the darkness and the chill of the night. The evening breeze hit my small body, sending sh ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

old home

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts