Essays Tagged: "staircase"

Hunted Mansion

d a checkered tile floor. It was lit a dark blue color. There were two lights on either side of the staircase that led to the second floor. Off to the right of the large foyer was a door that led to t ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Aztec society, the great pyramid of Tenochtitlan

base was square, and 150 yards to a side. It rose toa height of 70 yards, and hadsmooth sides. The staircase ascending the front was actually two staircases, one for peoplegoing up and one for people ... ng the front was actually two staircases, one for peoplegoing up and one for people going down. The staircases were separated by an ornamentalgutter for blood to flow down. The pyramid was used as an ...

(6 pages) 150 0 3.9 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

An opinion on the role of the media in a post- 9/11 world.

ice bellows from what seems to be the center of the earth, "it is your time", says the voice, and a staircase emerges. But before you even see the slightest wisp of smoke you hear about it on the radi ...

(2 pages) 36 0 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Film Noir, a distinctly American genre, but with a French name.

tryside. Inside the castle, the young real estate clerk is dwarfed by the high ceilings and massive staircase, and trapped by the heavy doors. The ship is tossed by a storm of supernatural proportions ...

(7 pages) 195 0 2.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

My last duchess (analysis)

ssance and the persona in this poem is Alfonso II, duke of Ferrera. The incidents take place at the staircase where the duke is addressing an agent about his late wife, duchess Lucrezia while looking ...

(3 pages) 141 2 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Coming of Age/Getting my Diploma

e.This special event took place in the Weber State Browning Center. The building had a long twisted staircase that lead to the second floor. The second floor had a series of four black doors leading i ...

(4 pages) 24 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Don't Give up ("Dealth Of a Salesman" vs. "Mother to Son")

and sometimes goin' in the dark". Although these may seem like usual problems someone may face on a staircase, but in the poem, they actually mean that she has encountered in her life. The mother says ...

(4 pages) 18 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Reliving the Holidays"

faint knock on the door as I woke up on Thanksgiving morning. I remember sitting at the top of the staircase, careful not to let my parents know I was there, watching a man hand my dad a big box fill ...

(2 pages) 14 0 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

American Dream, "The Great Gatsby", "American Beauty" (film) - freedom & power, greed, isolation & failure

. Before he encounters Daisy, Gatsby is simply an enigma to readers as he "stands at the top of the staircase looking down on his guests" and isolates himself at his grand parties. As his dream become ...

(5 pages) 75 2 4.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

"12 Angry Men" - Analysis

her claims that after he walked to the front door of his apartment and saw the boy running down the staircase. Another witness, a woman, comes forward claiming that by looking out her bedroom window a ...

(13 pages) 138 0 4.6 Jan/2007

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

How accurately does the film, "A Night to Remember" depict the actual sinking of the ship Titanic?

t only the exterior well but also the interior was very well copied. There were things like the big staircase that the first class passengers would use, third class cabins were just like they would ha ...

(4 pages) 1071 0 3.0 May/2007

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

Harry Potter

ar accident. He didn't have a very comfortable life because he had to sleep in a cupboard under the staircase and wasn't very well treated either. Dudley, his spoiled cousin, hit him whenever he wante ...

(3 pages) 347 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Tale Of The Lover

when he exposed her to all he knew. The moment the lover emerged from the shadows of the spiraling staircase, questioning looks flew around the room. Who was she? Where had she come from? Her sheer b ...

(5 pages) 304 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What Has Happened To The Middle Class

one was affected the same. On the other hand, the 1973-92 graph transforms from a picket fence to a staircase, representing the dramatic reduction of productivity growth and the unequal sharing (Who K ...

(5 pages) 25 0 4.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Jeremy And The Haunted House

s mother, "come and get it while it's hot." Jeremy sighed and slowly walked down the hall and staircase of his new house. He, his mother and father, and his dog, Chester, had just moved in to th ...

(3 pages) 340 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Expertise Paper

rmination. I am quick. I have been practicing for some time now, and I make it to the bottom of the staircase without a sound. Out the kitchen door I go at a quick jog, heading down the street to the ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Pigman by Paul Zindel

the hospital. The pigman is in the hospital because he was using roller skates and was running up a staircase and had a heart attack and fell down the stairs. They all go to the zoo to go check up on ...

(4 pages) 1108 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

My Fear of Darkness (Creative Writing)

of this room. Biting my lip, I groped around the black darkness. I quickly made my way towards the staircase. Just moments ago, I was still waving goodbye towards my parents when they went to their f ... he wind began in earnest causing goose bumps to appear on my arms. went along the wall to reach the staircase. I hobbled quickly down the steps, eager to get to the kitchen where the candles and match ...

(2 pages) 34 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

September 11 2001 Narrative

oor that was once a beautiful glass creation and walk over the broken glass and make our way to the staircase that is just left of the conference room. This is when I saw my first lifeless body sprawl ... is just left of the conference room. This is when I saw my first lifeless body sprawled across the staircase leading to the upper floors, my body goes limp and I fall to the ground only a few inches ...

(5 pages) 35 0 4.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The Secret Garden

hen Mrs. Medlock takes her to her room for the first time. "And then Mary Lennox was led up a broad staircase and down a long corridor and up a short flight of steps and through another corridor and a ...

(5 pages) 1561 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers