Essays Tagged: "late afternoon"

Mother...How I knew you

The courtroom filled with people rushing in to see that justice be done that day. It was late afternoon, and I was surprised to see interest left in everyone that walked in, including me. T ... and hoped that I wouldn't do the same. Overconfident, I remember answering her in a carefree manner.Later that same year, I had just begun sophomore year at UPenn when I received a phone call from my ...

(6 pages) 158 1 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Involvement of K+ in Leaf Movements During Suntracking

diation (PAR). In some plants, but not all, his response occurs particularly during the morning and late afternoon, when the light is coming at more of an angle and the water stress is not as severe ( ... raheliotropic. In doing so, the interception of solar radiation is maximized during the morning and late afternoon, and minimized during midday. The leaves of Crotalaria pallida also exhibit nyctinast ...

(9 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology


nadoes each . Seventy percent are reported from march through june. Most tornadoes occur during the late afternoon and early evening hours however, tornadoes can form any time of the year, day or nigh ...

(2 pages) 60 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Meteorology

Brief History of Jazz

sound, harmony, rhythm and melody. It had to start in somewhere, and that place was America in the late 1800s.It's late afternoon on Friday in the city of New Orleans. A bustling metropolis of whites ... that helped shape a nation.Marches had been around for a long time, dating back to as early as the late 1600s. They were used to introduce royalty in ceremonies, to improve morale of troops between b ...

(6 pages) 112 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Profundity behind Insanity Victorian secrets revealed in Alice in Wonderland

In chapter 7, Alice is at a Mad Tea-Party, and Tea is a light meal which English people eat in the late afternoon and is not taken so seriously as Victorians did. As Carroll described, in Victorian t ...

(5 pages) 69 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Barbeque

enquiries about a room in the surprisingly pleasant motel on the dusty outskirts of Royston.It was late afternoon, about four o'clock, and I had recently left the Interstate after a gruelling seven h ...

(8 pages) 117 3 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Theme Analysis: "One 16 oz. Analysis- One More Thing to Carry" An essay on Tim O'Brien's "The Things They Carried."

ss has for the letters he carries from a girl named Martha, from back home. O'Brien writes, "In the late afternoon, after a day's march he would dig his foxhole, wash his hands under a canteen, unwrap ...

(4 pages) 162 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Permeation of Islam in Everyday Life"

to pray, using techniques they learned when they were very young, and that they will never forget. Later, in mid-morning, they are called to face Mecca again, to pay homage to Allah, the one and only ... Mecca again, to pay homage to Allah, the one and only god. Again at mid-day, and twice more, in the late afternoon, and at the break of the eve, they pray again. At these times, workers and students p ...

(3 pages) 65 0 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

The Changing Mood of "Hurry, Hurry!"

od for the reason that a part of the setting was effectively portrayed as a beautiful, calm, and isolated area. However, a suspenseful or violent feeling is sensed when the rest of the setting is reve ... rst, it is evident that readers sensed peacefulness by the fact that there was the presence of "the late afternoon light falling obliquely" and the "salt wind blew softly from the sea" (183). Later on ...

(3 pages) 32 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What was the overall marketing strategy for Dunkin Donut's "Longest Love Message to Moms" campaign? Which specific tactics (4 p's) were uses and how? What would you have done differently?

America, donuts might not essentially be connected with family principles, and they surely aren't related to Mother's Day. In Thailand, though, Dunkin' Donut's established a way to connect their merch ... just these things. The effect, the "Longest Love Message to Moms" endorsement designed at two calculated objectives: to increase market share and to boost brand name devotion amongst targeted patrons ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The Things They Carried - Tim O'brien

ss has for the letters he carries from a girl named Martha, from back home. O'Brien writes, "In the late afternoon, after a day's march he would dig his foxhole, wash his hands under a canteen, unwrap ...

(3 pages) 90 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


In 1817, an aging Swedish chemist was pouring over his work on a late afternoon in Stockholm, Sweden. He was analyzing a strange ore named Petalite that had been pro ... hat Lithium salts color flames a bright red. Neither, Gmelin or Arfvedson, however, were able to isolate the element itself from the Lithium salts. They both tried to reduce the oxide by heating it wi ... from an external energy source such as a battery. In 1855, the scientists Bunsen and Mattiessen isolated larger quantities of the metal by electrolysis of Lithium chloride.Each scientist or team of s ...

(2 pages) 18 0 1.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Case study for Dementia

r or so. Mr. Springfield wanders from his home, now more frequently than ever especially during the late afternoon. He gets lost easily. Mrs. Springfield has been spending more time watching out for h ... hat Mr. Springfield was behaving strangely upon admission. This was dismissed as being concussion-related. His wife was contacted (based on personal information that the nursing admitting staff found ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

All Is Fair in Sex and War

I awoke late afternoon one Sunday to the sound of my television. As I slowly came to consciousness, the voic ...

(6 pages) 49 0 3.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

If at First You Don't Succeed.

responsible for training and chaperoning the students who had crammed for the spelling contest.The late afternoon sun mercilessly beat down upon us as I ushered my three young students, aged to 13 to ...

(3 pages) 23 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

My most embarrassing and frightening experience!

et it. I stole it. It was the most frightening and embarrassing experience I have ever had. It was late afternoon, around six o'clock, when my parents and I left for the grocery store. I was use to t ... We sat down on the couch for a while just thinking. Then daddy said the first word. Mommy joined in later. We had a long talk that night and we're all just happy that I didn't get myself into anything ...

(3 pages) 46 1 4.8 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Who is at more fault for the tragedies- Macbeth or Lady Macbeth?

ight have any ties to this brutal killing. An anonymous letter was received at the sheriff's office late afternoon on March 8th with a cassette and voices of the plotting convicts.This crime was plann ...

(1 pages) 392 0 0.0 Jun/2006

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

The Package

buzzed noisily, breaking the oppressive silence of the hot, humid, and stuffy room. Thick beams of late afternoon sunlight fell on the steel panned windows like prison bars on the old polished floor ... the tiny metal lock. It snapped open with a gentle click and, like an eager child anticipating chocolate pudding after dinner, he lifted the lid to find a paper fan, and more prominently, a letter att ...

(6 pages) 421 0 3.0 Feb/2007

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

Observation, use your 5 senses to describe a scene.

d, Adelina. The coffee is strong and thick, has the consistency of mud, but it is really sweet. Its late afternoon, but I still feel drunk and a little dizzy from all the ouzo and wine we had drank th ...

(2 pages) 23 0 4.3 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Trip To Tennessee

n hours by car. We packed enough stuff into the car to last us all for a week. We began our journey late at night so the traffic wouldn't be that bad.When we arrived in Tennessee we checked into a hot ... t. We spent most of the first day in Tennessee on Shopping and looking through different stores. By late afternoon, we all decided to get something to eat and then go back to our hotel room.The next d ...

(6 pages) 20 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays