Essays Tagged: "o clock"

There isn't Much Time

This is a "reflection" type of essay. Needs better proof-read, and some awk sentances need to rephrase.There isn't Much ... essay. Needs better proof-read, and some awk sentances need to rephrase.There isn't Much TimeIt is Monday morning and I have slept in, thanks to Thanksgiving. In fact, it's twelve o'clock and I am fre ... d I have slept in, thanks to Thanksgiving. In fact, it's twelve o'clock and I am free for the afternoon. As usual, I sit in front of the . television after I clean myself up, staring endlessly at the ...

(3 pages) 111 0 3.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Ancient Roman Meals

The ancient Romans were similar to todays generations in their eating habits but never ate three hearty meals a d ... er ate three hearty meals a day. Ientaculum and prandium were merely appetizers that filled their stomachs unitl the large cena, the event they look forward to since awakening. They had names for thei ... large cena, the event they look forward to since awakening. They had names for their meals similar to ours, breakfast (ientaculum), lunch (prandium), and dinner (cena). Breakfast, ientaculum wa ...

(7 pages) 78 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Account of the Siege of Yorktown. Written in the first person.

Siege of YorktownIt was four o'clock in the morning when my commanding officer awoke me and we were ordere ... was four o'clock in the morning when my commanding officer awoke me and we were ordered to prepare to march. We had set up an extensive camp at Chatham in New York, we all believed that we would attac ... xtensive camp at Chatham in New York, we all believed that we would attack New York City. It turned out that we were marching on towards Yorktown.When we arrived at Yorktown the bay was full of French ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.5 Apr/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Police Blunders in Manson Investigation

On August 10, 1969 the headline 'Actress Is Among 5 Slain at Home in Beverly Hills' appeared on the ... 0, 1969 the headline 'Actress Is Among 5 Slain at Home in Beverly Hills' appeared on the front page of the New York Times (Roberts). This was the beginning of a investigation of police error which pro ... mes (Roberts). This was the beginning of a investigation of police error which prolonged the arrest of Charles Manson.There were several people who claimed they had heard gunshots and screaming in the ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.3 Jun/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Justice

Justice is something everyone deserves, but it isn't always what they get. Justice can be unfair at home, school ... eserves, but it isn't always what they get. Justice can be unfair at home, school, and even in the workplace.Siblings always seem to complain about chores. This family member may get too many, while a ... .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 they aren't exactly done willingly.Privileges are ...

(2 pages) 95 0 3.8 Sep/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

There isn't Much Time

There isn't Much TimeIt is Monday morning and I have slept in, thanks to Thanksgiving. In fact, it's twelve o'clock and I am fre ... d I have slept in, thanks to Thanksgiving. In fact, it's twelve o'clock and I am free for the afternoon. As usual, I sit in front of the . television after I clean myself up, staring endlessly at the ... f the . television after I clean myself up, staring endlessly at the screen with my finger clicking on the remote. I realize that I have a draft due on Thursday, but I justify my procrastination with ...

(2 pages) 58 0 4.6 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Friday January 24

This past Friday I traveled down to Burlington with my friends Justin,Jamie, and Steve. The purpose of our trip was to see Justin ... ith my friends Justin,Jamie, and Steve. The purpose of our trip was to see Justin and hisband, Last One Standing, play at his old high school in Colchester.We all met around three o'clock, then piled ... his old high school in Colchester.We all met around three o'clock, then piled into Justin's black,Volkswagen GTI, behind the Senators dorm. His car being a little used,it took fifteen minutes to actu ...

(4 pages) 46 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

America, Land of the free. Discusses what would happen if it didn't have the freedom of press, and the freedom of speech

America, land of the free. America, a country based in many ways on the freedom of press, and the freedom of speec ... America, a country based in many ways on the freedom of press, and the freedom of speech. But what would happen to this great country, tis of thee, if these precious rights had ceased to exist? Americ ... to this great country, tis of thee, if these precious rights had ceased to exist? America, the land of liberty and home of the brave, would hold a great stock of uninformed and uneducated community, r ...

(3 pages) 176 1 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

looks at how we see weed amercan people

What the Hell?Marijuana has been in existence for quite some time. So many individuals have used it whether we know it or not. Pot has been a backb ... any individuals have used it whether we know it or not. Pot has been a backbone for many at the end of the day and for others maybe it helps them go to bed faster. Others it helps get them ready for t ... r others maybe it helps them go to bed faster. Others it helps get them ready for their test at ten o'clock or maybe, just maybe, it allows them to perform on the field. So why is it not legal? The ma ...

(2 pages) 67 1 2.7 Sep/2002

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

IT GOOD

ON Monday morning, the 29th of November 1773, a handbill was posted all overBoston, containing the f ... morning, the 29th of November 1773, a handbill was posted all overBoston, containing the following words: "Friends! Brethren! Countrymen! --That worstarrived in the harbor; the hour of destruction, or ... ends! Brethren! Countrymen! --That worstarrived in the harbor; the hour of destruction, or manly opposition to the machinations ofNow called upon to meet at Faneuil Hall, at nine o'clock THIS DAY (at ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

It is a dialogue essay meant to show that you can make a dialogue essay.

Last Call"I'll get it." The infernal ringing of the telephone awoke me. I rolled out of bed and fell on the floor. In a daze, I look at my clock ... ed out of bed and fell on the floor. In a daze, I look at my clock that indicated that it is eleven o'clock at night. The phone rang again, so I scurried off of the floor, hopefully reaching it before ... t night. The phone rang again, so I scurried off of the floor, hopefully reaching it before anyone would wake up."Hello," I said while picking at the sleep in my eyes."Brian, what are you doing right ...

(4 pages) 56 1 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

School Should Start Later! A persuasive essay (could also be used as a speech) about why high school should start later.

Don't you hate waking up early in the morning? Almost every weekday, high school students are waking ... waking up early in the morning? Almost every weekday, high school students are waking up around six o'clock in the morning to get ready for school, some even earlier. It's not practical for high schoo ... the morning to get ready for school, some even earlier. It's not practical for high school classes to start at 7:44. It's just too early for teenage minds to function properly. Our school should start ...

(3 pages) 86282 8 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

homeschooling

A Mammoth Client: Home SchoolingIt has just turned 8 o'clock in the morning. David's mother is waking him ... me SchoolingIt has just turned 8 o'clock in the morning. David's mother is waking him up to start another beautiful day. She prepares him a fresh meal to eat as a breakfast, and then the school begins ... She prepares him a fresh meal to eat as a breakfast, and then the school begins. Nevertheless, the only difference is that there are no books to put in a bag, no buses waiting outside the house, no b ...

(8 pages) 288 6 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Process esssay on how to be unsuccessful in school

How to Be Unsuccessful In SchoolGoing to school is very beneficial, but if a student does not manage ... ful In SchoolGoing to school is very beneficial, but if a student does not manage their time and enjoy learning, they will be unsuccessful in their studies. I am currently attending my fourth semester ... they will be unsuccessful in their studies. I am currently attending my fourth semester of college however I am still a freshmen. Becoming aware of the habits I had made in previous semesters helped m ...

(3 pages) 112 1 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Ernest Hemingway.

Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway was a man that was well known. He started his life like any other regular person but then made a decision to take the road les ... ion to take the road less traveled. He became a writer with very unique skills. His writings made people challenge themselves and think very hardly about what they just read. His writings could have b ... different ways. Ernest Hemingway was a very unique and skilled writer.Ernest Miller Hemingway was born in a small village of Oak Park, Illinois on July 21, 1899. This town was located close to the pr ...

(3 pages) 89 0 4.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

A Special Day

A Special DayBeep beep beep... the sound of my alarm clock went off. It was seven o'clock in the morning. I was still very sleepy. I did ... alarm clock went off. It was seven o'clock in the morning. I was still very sleepy. I didn't want to wake up yet and was just rolling around in bed. I couldn't go back to sleep now that I'm awake. I ... rolling around in bed. I couldn't go back to sleep now that I'm awake. I was laying in bed planning out my day. Today is a very special day for me and I want everything to be perfect. Today is my swee ...

(4 pages) 87 1 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A fictional Hacker story, in the same explanative tone as some sci-fi I had to read for class

Brothers in Arms*BEEP BEEP* *BEEP BEEP*It's 5 O'clock. I snap back from gazing into nothingness and re ... Arms*BEEP BEEP* *BEEP BEEP*It's 5 O'clock. I snap back from gazing into nothingness and reach over for the mouse - wireless. I wouldn't have it any other way. There's an icon on my computer screen fla ... wireless. I wouldn't have it any other way. There's an icon on my computer screen flashing up and down. It says "Email from CPUChAllEnGed". I double click it, and up pops a new window. My e-mail.From ...

(8 pages) 142 4 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Twelve angry men

Put yourself on trial, where 11 jurors out of 12 vote guilty. Although you are innocent, and the one man ... al, where 11 jurors out of 12 vote guilty. Although you are innocent, and the one man in the jury who votes not guilty has reasonable doubt for your guilt. Your life is in twelve angry mens' hands. Yo ... s reasonable doubt for your guilt. Your life is in twelve angry mens' hands. You can hardly defend yourself. It's up to the jurors to interpret the words in the testimonies to find the truth. In "Twel ...

(3 pages) 146 1 4.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

In this essay I will provide an in-depth analysis of each day's events from Romeo and Juliet. I will summarize the play by sharing with you the key parts of the play.

In this essay I will provide an in-depth analysis of each day's events from Romeo and Juliet. I will summarize the play by ... pth analysis of each day's events from Romeo and Juliet. I will summarize the play by sharing with you the key parts of the play. Maybe giving you a better perception of the play as a whole.The story ... the play. Maybe giving you a better perception of the play as a whole.The story starts on a Sunday morning at 6 o'clock AM in Verona. Sampson and Gregory (Capulet servants) complain that they will not ...

(7 pages) 131 1 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The reformation.

There comes a time in everybody's life where they begin to wonder about the world. Babies often wonder what ... ody's life where they begin to wonder about the world. Babies often wonder what lies in behind the couch. Children grow to question why their parents make them go to bed at nine o-clock on a school ni ... grow to question why their parents make them go to bed at nine o-clock on a school night. Teenagers often question and dispute curfews imposed on them by their dictorial parents. Adults even question ...

(6 pages) 77 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History