Essays Tagged: "spat"

Confucius and His Influence on Far Eastern Culture

the middle of its forehead and scales all over its body. This Chinese unicorn knelt before her and spat out a piece of jade. On it was an inscription that promised her that her awaited child shall be ...

(3 pages) 176 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

The reasons behind the war with Iraq.

s one of Saddom Husseins interrogator groups. The Americans were beaten, electrocuted, urinated and spat upon. They suffered broken bones, torn muscles, chipped teeth, perforated eardrums and massive ...

(4 pages) 134 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Women at the workplace.

men have gone through many struggles over the centuries. They were viewed as second-class citizens, spat on, and seen as sex objects. One could argue that women have had many more struggles to face th ...

(5 pages) 198 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Out On The Slopes.

taste was the cold, sickening taste of the yellow snow which ended up in his mouth; but he got up, spat and managed to get his skis on without running from embarrassment.So he quickly rushed himself ...

(2 pages) 37 0 4.0 Jun/2003

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

"The Merchant of Venice" What is Shylock shown as? Why is he made to seem this way? Is he good or Evil?

d for his strong loathing towards Antonio. I think this because Shylock says: "Fair sir, you spat on me on Wednesday last, You spurned me such a day, another time You called me ...

(9 pages) 46 0 3.0 Jun/2003

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

Descirbe Atticus and why he is impt to the text.

owed courage to those who insult him or his family. He bears no grudges even against Bob Ewell, who spat at him and tried to kill Jem.Atticus was greatly respected by the people in Maycomb as one of t ...

(2 pages) 37 1 3.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

A critical lens essay on the novels The Lord of the Flies by William Golding and To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

e uncivilized nature and Atticus has the civilized nature.An example of this is when Atticuses gets spat in the face by Bob Ewell, Atticus then responds by saying "'I wish Bob Ewell wouldn't chew toba ... "'I wish Bob Ewell wouldn't chew tobacco,'" pg. 217. This quote shows how good Atticus is, when Bob spat on him. At the end of the novel Atticus does not let out his anger, when the court case that he ...

(3 pages) 28 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Starting a new business.

Morning Post 2003, p14). It has been estimated that around two billion pieces of gum are chewed and spat out every year in China, creating an enormous opportunity for the Ganderson business to invest ...

(1 pages) 80 0 2.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

SeaStar Starfish, The

e substrates. In Tasmania, juveniles and adults have also been found attached to scallop longlines, spat bags, mussel and oyster lines, and salmon cages. In its native range, the seastar prefers water ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The Creation Analytical Paper that I wrote is an analytical paper for the poem "The Creation" by James Weldon Johnson.

d wants to make man perfect, "in His own image" (88). God doesn't just carelessly make man like he "spat out the seven seas" (37) or how he "hurled the world" (24). He carefully sculpts man to make hi ...

(1 pages) 36 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Soren Kierkegaard: Stages on Life's Way

g his father's teachings, "Even as a small child I was told, as solemnly as possible: that everyone spat at Christ who, indeed, was the truth, that the multitude, those who passed by, spat at him and ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Who, (or what) was Spring-Heeled Jack?

ad large pointed ears and a large sharp nose, with red gleaming eyes. Also, it was believed that he spat strange blue and white flames from his mouth in the heat of an attack. However, what makes him ... as located in the Limehouse area. It is reported that Spring Heeled Jack leapt in front of Lucy and spat his bizarre blue and white flames into her face. There is also the claim that these flames blin ...

(6 pages) 58 3 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Silent Mill Part 2

"What do you want now?" He spat these words at me. These were the words of a 16-year-old boy who didn't give a damn if I was up ...

(3 pages) 44 2 3.5 Jul/2004

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

My Best Friend

almost glad to be standing there getting ready to die.I could do nothing as they mocked him and spat on him. Nor when they whipped him and put his rob back on him just to pull it off once the bloo ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Why did it take so long for the Vietnamese Veterans to be recognized in Australia?

images of dead women and children, homes being destroyed and the battles themselves. Soldiers were spat on, criticized and rejected."We often felt betrayed by Australian society which questioned out ...

(3 pages) 22 0 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Mysterious Troubles

"Ew, that's disgusting!" Amy Taylor screeched as a spider spat venom at her from inside a display. "Why did we have to come to this insect exhibit anyway?"... re whole summer at school trying to get a better grade." My heart skipped a beat."Next week!" I spat. "You told me it was in two weeks," I said as I turned to Andrew. He just shrugged. I felt like ... saying," Andrew smirked.My eyes lit up at the site of the shiny keys."How, when, where?" I spat out"You know when I went to the toilet?" Andrew asked. I nodded."Well I didn't actually ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Write a focussed freewrite on the following prompt: A Ring, and then write a passage of fiction proceeding from where the freewrite has taken you.

ever, never knowing, never connecting. Always alone. Outcast; on the edges of society, despised and spat upon. Running. Always running. Running from what? If only I knew. You're a part of it, Ring. A ...

(4 pages) 12 1 4.0 Aug/2006

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

Love poem and a poem on "Black Oppression".

.My lands where mine have bled,The fields which mine have made,The ruins of mine great legacy,To be spat on in disgrace,As devils of our race.I walk the streets at night,I've never seen the light,That ...

(5 pages) 23 0 4.7 Dec/2006

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

The Merchant Of Venice - Villian Or Victim?

ne 3) and "˜O, be thou damned, inexecrable dog' (Act 4 Scene 1). He was also treated badly and spat upon in public by the Christian Antonio. Shylock was called evil and the devil. He didn't have ...

(3 pages) 12 0 5.0 Jun/2001

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

Racism (in Australia)

of these ugly racist words flying in your direction as you walk down the street. Now imagine being spat on, stared at, threatened and bashed. But don't stop there. Imagine being beaten so badly by an ...

(3 pages) 423 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers