Essays Tagged: "pleading"

Hawthorne's "Young Goodman Brown" contra "The Scarlett Letter"

ll Dr. Ruth because this marriage is in trouble. After Faith asks Goodman not to depart that night, pleading, 'pray tarry withme this night, dear husband, of all nights in the year', he answers her sa ...

(2 pages) 101 0 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Events Leading to the American Revolution

is is a very strong dictum, that in 1764, thecolonists were of a submissive nature, and were weakly pleadingfor self-autonomy. This small fire of anger will become a hugeconflagration as the rights ar ...

(4 pages) 64 0 4.2 Apr/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

The Events that led to the American Revolution - Takes into account all events, thoughts, and ideas that led to the American Revolution

is is a very strong dictum, that in 1764,the colonists were of a submissive nature, and were weakly pleading forself-autonomy. This small fire of anger will become a huge conflagration asthe rights ar ...

(4 pages) 323 2 3.9 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Interpreting Langston Hughes

tions open to the reader and allows his message to flow.Hughes words flow compassionately in almost pleading tone when he speaks in Silhouette. "Southern gentle lady, do not swoon. They've just hung a ... dy, be good, be good"(1738). When one looks at the words "be good, be good" there may be a sense of pleading in his manner or respectfullyThe final words of "Silhouette", spoken so gently, change to f ...

(2 pages) 95 0 2.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A Cry For Freedom: a rewrite of the earlier essay "Interpreting Langston Hughes". this one is much beter hopefully. Please post comments

ective yet simple choice of words, Hughes leaves open many interpretations such as a more cautious, pleading term in "Silhouette" but in a much more spirited, demanding manner in "Democracy."When one ... in "Democracy."When one looks at the poem "Silhouette" he or she may see a very careful and almost pleading manner as Hughes writes, "Southern gentle lady, do not swoon. They've just hung a black man ...

(3 pages) 87 1 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Color imagry in the Scarlet Letter, Hawthorne

aracter from a bad one.Hawthorne uses the colors black and white in governor's house when Hester is pleading for pearl to be left with her. He depicts Pearl, Hester and Dimsdale in the light, while he ...

(1 pages) 31 0 2.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Trench Warfare

ays gun firing, or bomb shells flying by. It was horrible, all the screams of comrades and enemies, pleading for saviors. Sleepless night, the fear of an attack always running in the soldiers heads.Th ...

(1 pages) 46 2 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Examine responses of the main character(s) to evil and/or evil impulses: O'Connor's "A Good man is Hard to find", and "The Cask of Amontillado". What accounts for the responses to evil in each story?

fears her impending death and is not prepared for it. She believes that she can delay her death by pleading to the Misfit, but her counter-arguments to his complaints are trivial and sound like all p ...

(5 pages) 135 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Poetry Analysis of "Batter My Heart, Three Personed God, For You" by: John Donne

You" is an Italian sonnet written in iambic pentameter. The poem is about a man who is desperately pleading with his God to change him. He feels imprisoned by his own sinful nature and describes hims ...

(3 pages) 18328 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

John Donne's Holy Sonnet "Batter my heart".

t of the sonnets tightly structured form.The first quatrain represents the speaker as an individual pleading for God to "batter" his "heart" (Line 1) and enter his life - breaking, blowing and burning ... the sins of the flesh, the world and the devil to serve God unconditionally. He realises that he is pleading with an invisible and intangible deity that is too 'evolved' to communicate on our level, b ...

(3 pages) 107 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Morning in Belgrade, Yugoslavia.

wavers towards amiable attention: a small brindled cat moves towards her giving a high-pitched meow pleading for its daily ration of milk. At seven o'clock the husband appears, and soon after that the ...

(1 pages) 45 1 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Compare-Contrast: "Batter My Heart"(John Donne) and "Come Sleep"(Sir Philip Sidney)

ill really pull through? Do they really want what they're asking for? Or do they think that just by pleading, they are perhaps proving something? Or really asking for the total opposite? What are thei ...

(4 pages) 43 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Euthanasia argumentive essay. Discusses both the positives and negative aspects of it.

here are also those who would like to end a wretched life due to uncontrollable suffering and pain. Pleading to end one's life by unpainful treatment, Euthanasia, has existed ever since humans have be ... limiting options for those who are in great need for euthanasia. They do not understand that these pleading sufferers are asking for an end to something that most people need not experience. Two type ...

(8 pages) 274 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Day in the Life of Christopher Columbus

y in Granada has made them more willing to take the risk or because they cannot take any more of my pleading. I do not care what their reasons may be; I am just glad they agreed to sponsor the expedit ...

(2 pages) 41 2 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Is Oedipus The True Trajic Hero? about "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles

red by his people very just, compassionate, and sympathetic. When the priests of Thebes come to him pleading for help on behalf of the people of Thebes who were suffering from death and famine, Oedipu ...

(2 pages) 119 0 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Athena vs Odysseus (accusation)[roughish draft]

a block placed on all of his prayers to me. I cannot stand him waking me at all hours of the night, pleading for me to help him. He is a black hole for problems, and I'm sick of bailing him out.One of ...

(3 pages) 17 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

What is the deference between Martin luther king and Patrick Henry.

success.Patrick Henry had an intense, win big or lose big approach to freedom. In his speech he is pleading to the president to open his eyes and notice that everything is not apt. Henry was telling ...

(2 pages) 33 2 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Review on Scarface - Anniversary Edition (Widescreen)

Frank (brilliant Mr Loggia) the what for after Frank sank to his knees and kissed the shoes of Tony pleading for his life, begging for a second chance, crying to be saved, and Manny dutifully puts one ...

(1 pages) 24 0 1.0 Apr/2004

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

Gaze

nswered..these lamps never lie.In them, everything I long to be,Emotions..surround and embrace me.A pleading gaze....rare and kind,The most beautiful view I will ever find.Copyright ©2004 Robbie Leigh

(1 pages) 18 0 1.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Love poems of William Butler Yeats

ngs. She refused to marry him, and Yeats wrote many poems detailing his feelings toward her, almost pleading to her in some, hoping she would realize how much he loved her and come back to him. In fac ...

(1 pages) 31 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature