Essays Tagged: "slippers"

Death of a Salesman: how Willy's false reality and lack of self knowledge leads to his downfall.

s to a man named David Singleman, a salesman who "died the death of a salesman, in his green velvet slippers" (1894). Willy knows that David has become successful by being popular and this is what Wil ...

(3 pages) 157 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Creative writting piece, designed to show a monologuge "Earl's Confesion".

dication. This means that he subdues her greatly. He wears dirty pyjamas, vest, frayed cardigan and slippers. He is unshaven; hair unevenly hacked short; teeth discoloured; skin pale; and has heavy da ...

(5 pages) 37 1 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

What conjoins lysistrata, In the lake of the Woods, and The things they carried.

keep their men home, Lysistrata states, "I see our way to salvation in just such ornamentation, in slippers and lips, rouge and perfumes, negligees and décolletage." She also states, "So effec ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Pool Boy Book Report

ly has to move in with Bret's aunt. The aunt's name is Mary. Aunt Mary is always in a nightgown and slippers. Her house is dusty, dingy, and small.To help the finances Brett is forced to get a job. Hi ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Monologue from Granny Weatherall's point of view: Granny Weatherall

n that new fashion fresh from Paris, a Spanish comb placed ever so carefully behind my left ear. My slippers were shipped from Astoria, made by the best cobblers that town has to offer. I should be re ...

(2 pages) 26 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Rosemary Dobson's poetry

older woman who is expecting something "a woman waiting for something or nothing". The phrase " in slippers" signifies that she no longer appears to be making an effort. The use of alliteration "dazz ...

(3 pages) 24 1 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Another concept for a 12 minute script.

kes up at 6:00 am and turns off his alarm before it has even started. He slips on his neatly placed slippers and proceeds to make his bed. He scratches and yawns and makes for the toilet. Dave flosses ...

(2 pages) 31 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Drama scene. 4 people acting. Very interesting piece of work. Only for the VERY creative.

cially not after you insulted me!Dorothy: I'll do anything -Wizard as Glenda: ...even take off your slippers, Dorothy?Dorothy: (looks wildly around) What? Who's there?Wizard as Glenda: Would you even ... thy: (looks wildly around) What? Who's there?Wizard as Glenda: Would you even give back my sister's slippers, Dorothy?Dorothy: (looks down at feet, confused) I don't know what you're talking about. (p ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Satire based on a Conditioning, in Brave New World

stance. The memories of the dreams drifted away slowly as Dita got out of bed. She put on a pair of slippers. They had never been worn. The whole room around her looked a bit strange, but familiar. In ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

My roomate Ernie- the stupidest man to ever have been given a teaching job. Part I

allow myself to gain three times my current size as he has which he moves at a forward incline, in slippers that never completely leave the floor but which he allows to drag across the floor as he sh ...

(10 pages) 94 2 3.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Lysistrata by Aristophanes: A personal opinion

shed? We just sit around all dolled up in silk robes, looking pretty in our sheer gowns and evening slippers." (468). It seems unlike women of this time to say such things as Calonice did, but to get ...

(5 pages) 52 0 4.4 Jun/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Culture Shock in Japan.

panese home known as the genkan. There in the genkan you must change from outdoor shoes into indoor slippers. When entering the genkan, you have to remember to step out of your shoes, and step into th ...

(6 pages) 111 0 3.5 Oct/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

My most perfect day

ss, my bare feet would touch the frigid hard wood floor for a second before finding my fluffy white slippers. I would walk through a long, dark hallway-complete with creepy photographs and a red Orien ...

(3 pages) 63 1 4.5 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Full Script

NEAK OFF TO EVERY NIGHT!!!!! (Felix and grizzle together): Yes your majesty!!! King: now take these slippers to the royal chamber and tell him to make two new pairs.Felix: Wow! Are these their slipper ...

(1 pages) 23 1 4.9 Oct/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Dedications To Poop

NEAK OFF TO EVERY NIGHT!!!!! (Felix and grizzle together): Yes your majesty!!! King: now take these slippers to the royal chamber and tell him to make two new pairs.Felix: Wow! Are these their slipper ...

(1 pages) 387 0 1.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Streets of Manila

sider myself lucky as compared to the penniless orphans who go by the streets walking without their slippers or even any shirt on. I, at least am thankful for the education that I get even though I ha ...

(5 pages) 17 1 4.0 Dec/2007

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

Pygmalion 3

on,"I know you don't care. You don't care if I was dead. I am nothing to you -- not as much as them slippers." has shown that he had given Eliza the impression that he did not care. The next quotation ...

(1 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Poetry Explication

to answer the door. Chances are that "by the time he towels off and puts on his pajamas, robe, and slippers and goes down, they'll be gone…" (Jarman 171). These lines present the bather as bei ...

(3 pages) 557 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Pygmalion

on,"I know you don't care. You don't care if I was dead. I am nothing to you -- not as much as them slippers." has shown that he had given Eliza the impression that he did not care. The next quotation ...

(1 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Edgar Allan Poe

Shepard And The Nymph

make thee beds of roses/And a thousand fragrant posies (line 9and 10)". He promises her "Fair lined slippers for the cold/With buckles made of the purest gold (line 15 and 16). In this poem the idea o ...

(4 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry